Greatest Quotes from Global Leadership Summit

Willow Creek Global Leadership Summit

For years, I’ve attended the Willow Creek Global Leadership Summit. It’s always been on the short-list of “must-see” events I attend annually. This year, I was unable to pull it off, and was thoroughly bummed. However, my friend Dru Ashwell from Ozark Christian College was kind enough to send me a copy of his notes. […]

The Fastest Way to Ruin Your Staff Team

Mouth on Fire

The fastest way to ruin your staff team is to hire and tolerate people who gossip about or slander others–especially others on the team. Many staff problems stem from careless talk–an inappropriately revealed secret, an unkind word in a small group, a slow air leak of negativity. Occasional “tongue drift” happens–occasions where people say something […]

TimSpivey.Com Best Books of 2009, part 2

Continuing with the best books I've read in 2009 by category. See yesterday's post for other categories: Family Life – Pastor Dad, by Mark Driscoll. It's a raw book—and not remotely P.C., but one that the average dad will love reading for those reasons. It's available as a free e-book download at theresurgence.com. Churches need […]