Category Archives: leadership

  1. Why you should choose heroes who disagree

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    11/10/2018 by Chris Green

    Like you, your heroes are average at almost everything they do – you’ve just shone a light onto the brilliant bit.

  2. The blessings and curses of evening meetings

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    08/10/2018 by Chris Green

    If you want people to focus and contribute, you need to help them keep in the game.  And that gets harder as the clock keeps moving.

  3. Thermometers and thermostats: which are you?

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    11/06/2018 by Chris Green

    Thermometers can tell you what’s happening, but they can’t change anything. Enter the thermostat.

  4. Lightbulbs, Lighthouses and Lasers: three kinds of light, three kinds of leadership

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    30/05/2018 by Chris Green

    You’re probably facing a series of leadership questions in your church, but it’s important to see that your role might not be the same in each circumstance.

  5. I see ghosts…

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    23/05/2018 by Chris Green

    ‘Ghosts’ are the habits, practices, customs of the past that don’t have any present value, but the organisation (church, group, whatever) still carries on with them.

  6. Wait – why am I talking?

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    21/05/2018 by Chris Green

    When you’re a leader, it’s all too easy to be the hero.  You’re the one with the answers, the vision, …
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  7. The fatal danger of a leader’s self-love

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    11/05/2018 by Chris Green

    It’s not that this kind of leader want to be the only person in the room – Diotrephes needed that church he could control – but he needed to be the leader in the room. And he’d break fellowship with an apostle to win.

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