How To Come Up With Great Ideas

I recently came across a book by James Webb Young called "A Technique for Producing Ideas". Though he presented the ideas from the book in 1939, his thoughts for generating great ideas are just as pertinent today as they were back then. If you want to jump start your creative juices and begin producing great … Continue reading How To Come Up With Great Ideas

From Flannel Graphs to MacBooks

Clearly the times are changing in Children’s Ministry. The kids we have in our ministries are Digital Natives; having grown up with digital technology such as computers, the Internet, mobile phones and MP3s for their entire life. Rather than steering clear of technology, we need to use it to our advantage. Children are much more … Continue reading From Flannel Graphs to MacBooks

Leadership Lessons from Catalyst 2012

Last week, 14,000 leaders gathered in Atlanta for the Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is designed to ignite passion for Christ and develop the next generation of leaders to be change agents in the local church and the world. Here are a few of the blog post I found outlining some of the top lessons from the … Continue reading Leadership Lessons from Catalyst 2012

Top leadership articles I read this week

In case you missed them this week, here are the most clicked leadership articles I posted on Twitter this week. 5 Things Leaders Should Do Every Day by Greg Baird Top 10 Temptations that Leaders Face by Perry Noble It's Not A Secret by Dan Reiland Taking Initiative by Ron Edmonson 6 Ways To Find … Continue reading Top leadership articles I read this week

Great Leaders Are Strategic Thinkers

Great leaders are great thinkers! Your ability to think strategically can separate you from the pack. But being a great thinker doesn't mean that you have to always think "out of the box". Learning to think strategically gives you a competitive advantage. Thinking allows you to gather and analyze the information, gives you the intuition … Continue reading Great Leaders Are Strategic Thinkers