With our family of churches recently adopting the bold goal of growing to ‘1,000 healthy churches in a generation’, or the shortened version ‘Gen1K’, the inevitable question that arises is, ‘What does a Healthy Church look like? There are also other questions that flow from that original question, such as: What criteria can be used to make such a judgement on a church’s … [Read more...]
Stories, Teaching & Information on our Second Vision Picture - Leadership Health.
2. We see a movement raising and empowering Kingdom-focused leadership
I think that strong leadership is over-rated! It seems to be the shiny object that has captivated the attention of many churches, particularly as they search for a new pastor. However the Ministry Support & Development team believes that the great need is for ‘empowering’ leaders not just ‘strong’ leaders! Whilst the two are not mutually exclusive, neither are they … [Read more...]