Church Leaders: What’s Love Got To Do With It?

February is here with all the pink and red and hearts and constant focus on love. As we schedule and […]

by Scott Arvay Feb 13
Leading Toward Service: Starting the New Year Off Right

For most of us, January brings about a renewed desire to set goals, reestablish priorities, and begin healthy routines (again). […]

by Scott Arvay Jan 27
8 Tips to Starting the New Year Off Right

We all want to start the New Year with goals, strong resolve, and a plan to achieve those goals. But […]

by Scott Arvay Jan 22
Engaging Younger Children and Their Families

One major key to a growing church is reaching young families.  This is a lot easier said than done.  However, […]

by Scott Arvay Dec 14
Who Gets Your Yes: Finding Balance in Leadership

One of the greatest challenges we face as leaders is finding balance. At times it feels impossible splitting our time […]

by Scott Arvay Nov 7
4 Ways to Choose Gratitude Even When You Don’t Feel Grateful

November brings cooler temperatures, yards filled with piles of fallen leaves and people compiling lists of things for which they […]

by Scott Arvay Oct 15
Surviving Transition: 3 Steps You Can Take to Thrive in Times of Change

When transition happens in a church, we see the best and worst come out in people. We can’t avoid transition […]

by Scott Arvay Oct 8
Simple Ways You Can Appreciate Your Pastor This October

How often do you say thank you to your pastor? How often is your pastor in your prayers? How often […]

by Scott Arvay Sep 10
For Better or For Worse: Involving Your Spouse in Ministry

When we get married, we promise not only to love and cherish our spouse but also to share our lives […]

by Scott Arvay Jul 24
10 Books to Add to Your Summer Reading List

Summer is often a slower season for many churches when leaders have a bit more time in their schedules, which […]

by Scott Arvay Jul 17
Healing is Possible: Practical Help for Leaders to Support the Hurting

Article recommendation: “A Step Toward Healing” by Max Lucado   We live in a world of hurting people.  Everywhere we […]

by Scott Arvay Jul 10
Top 4 Ways Pastors Can Meet the Needs of People in Their Church

In every church congregation across the nation, there are hurting people.  They have needs. People are going through challenging circumstances […]

by Scott Arvay Jun 26