• A Decision Making Process: The Decision Making 'Freeway'

    A Decision Making Process: The Decision Making 'Freeway'

    All church leaders want to make good decisions. Fewer of us recognize there are no good decisions without good processes for making decisions. A lack of process undermines the integrity of individual decisions and, ultimately, compromises the trust and confidence of the leadership group making those decisions.
  • Levels of Service Offered by the Partners

    Levels of Service Offered by the Partners

    Which service best fits your church's needs?
  • Tip: Know Thyself!

    Tip: Know Thyself!

    You can't find the minister who is right for you until you know who "you" are. Most churches want to jump right into the search process: looking at resumes, interviewing candidates. But a good search process begins with self-examination. Who are we? What do we value? Where are we going? These questions must be answered before a valid search can begin.
  • New Resources: Theology of Governance

    New Resources: Theology of Governance

    A New Testament Model for Church Leadership


Recent Blog Articles

Blog articles written by the partners that you might find interesting

The Decision-Making ‘Freeway’

by Tim Woodroof

Nothing beats an interstate freeway for moving quickly and efficiently from Point A to Point B. But there are obvious challenges involved...

The Decision-Making ‘On Ramp’

by Tim Woodroof

The decision-making model used by church leaders can be vague or clear, unrestricted or structured, informal or fixed. To borrow the metaphor...

A Decision-Making Model

by Tim Woodroof

It’s late on a Wednesday night. The shepherds’ meeting is winding down. There is only one item left on the agenda, but...