Lead Pastor-Staff Conflict

Sometimes a crisis in a church is catalyzed by conflict between the lead pastor and the staff. And sometimes that conflict is due to the lead pastor “going sideways”- engaging in some kind of questionable or even clearly wrong conduct. This can put staff in a difficult situation. By the time a transitional pastor arrives, … Read more

High Leverage High Intensity Meetings

Transitional Ministry, like any pastoral role, often requires leading or participating in high leverage, high intensity meetings. This was one of the subjects of discussion at our June 2018 TPN gathering. Here is a summary of the pooled wisdom. Preparation: Scripts for key points you want to make Advance prayer Prepare yourself to be a … Read more