Keys to Success in Cross-Cultural Work – Flexibility

Entering a cross-cultural setting for life, work, and ministry is never easy.  Whether the new culture is overseas or right […]

by Jennifer Byrd Jul 25
Even Church Leaders Need a Little Help Sometimes

Sitting on the cold tile floor of my bathroom, tears streaming down my face, I cried out to God for […]

by Rachel Ankers Jul 24
Keys to Success in Cross-Cultural Work – Expectations

Crucial to any cross-cultural experience is the task of managing expectations. We all expect something: for ourselves, for others and […]

by Jennifer Byrd Jul 19
Keys to Success in Cross-Cultural Work – Understanding Your Role

Role clarity is important in many aspects of life.  Whether in our vocation, in our community, or in our families, […]

by Rachel Ankers Jul 17
Availability: The Ultimate Gift

There are scores of leadership models, styles, and philosophies in practice around the world today.  A seemingly endless array of […]

by John Gilman Jul 16
Keys to Success in Cross-Cultural Work – Be a Learner

Working and ministering in a cross-cultural setting is extremely common today.  Yes, people often travel overseas to work in Global […]

by Rachel Ankers Jul 13
Time Management for Church Leaders – Delegate

As we have explored all the time requirements placed on church leaders through this blog series, it is obvious that […]

by Jennifer Byrd Jul 11
Being Intentional With Our Summer Calendars

Summer brings an interruption to our regular schedules. It means a pause in many of our daily routines and an […]

by Meredith Morris Jul 10
Time Management for Church Leaders: Administration

As if finding time for counseling, sermon preparation, reading, and “margin” weren’t enough, church leaders also have another crucial aspect […]

by John Gilman Jul 6
Reaching the Unreached – Friends Church

At 105 years old, Friends Church in Yorba Linda, CA has spent decades committed to becoming a community of Christ-followers […]

by Rachel Ankers Jul 3
Training Our Eyes to Find God’s Treasure

When my family and I go to the ocean, I’m the one walking up and down the beach and in […]

by Meredith Morris Jul 2
Promoting Church Unity Through Summer Fun

The summer months on the church calendar can often feel empty. Many youth ministries take a break from their regularly […]

by Jennifer Byrd Jun 29