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Category: Leadership


5 Critical Mistakes Church Leaders Should Avoid In the Post-COVID World

By Carey Nieuwhof: Finally, it seems like the post-COVID world is finally coming into view. While different countries, regions, provinces and states will emerge out of COVID at different times, 2021 appears to be the year we will be able to move into a post-pandemic world. So, as you get […]

The Four Foundational Requirements of Leadership

By Shawn Lovejoy: Every leader wants to build great teams, develop more leaders and make an impact. As you can tell if you search “leadership” on Amazon or any podcast platform…there are endless amounts of best practices or new hacks to try and lead more effectively. While I believe there […]


Episode 570: Strategic and Innovative Teams

By NewChurches.com: In Episode 570 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss creating teams to help with strategic and innovative thinking as you plan for the future. “In Episode 564 you talked briefly about the innovative and strategic teams you created. Please share more about that and how […]


Some Helpful Insights On How To Win The War In Your Mind (With Craig Groeschel)

Today’s post is an excerpt from Craig Groeschel’s new book Winning The War In Your Mind: Change Your Thinking, Change Your Life. If you haven’t picked up a copy yet, I’d highly recommend that you do. There is a specific lie I have believed as long as I can remember. […]


Episode 568: Systems for a Post-COVID Church

By NewChurches.com: In Episode 568 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss what systems are needed for a post-COVID church. In This Episode, You’ll Discover: Why you should keep your simplified systems moving forward How contingency planning now can help you in the future  Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches): “We […]


Exactly What NOT to Say When You’re Leading People Through Change

By Carey Nieuwhof: So you’re leading through change. Who isn’t these days? Change is more important than ever because the world is changing faster than ever. Here’s the challenge. Most leaders fear change not because they’re afraid of change, but because they’re afraid it’s going to backfire. The truth about change […]


CNLP 397: Craig Groeschel on the Future of Church Attendance, How to Lead Well When Everyone Has Different Opinions, and on Winning the War in Your Mind

By Carey Nieuwhof: Craig Groeschel returns to talk about what he’s learned in the last year about church attendance, how to lead your team well when everyone has strong (and divergent) opinions, why he’s gone 100% in on digital church and 100% in on physical church, and how he’s winning […]


Episode 566: What Church Plants Can Learn From Established Churches

By NewChurches.com: In Episode 566 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss things that church planters can learn from established church pastors. In This Episode, You’ll Discover: Why you want to look for an established church with a history of innovation What lessons can be learned from unhealthy […]


5 Post-Pandemic Church Growth Accelerators

By Carey Nieuwhof: What will drive future church growth in the post-pandemic era? It’s an important question to ask, because for most church leaders the pandemic has been a question of adaptation and survival, both personal and organizational. The pandemic has been both discouraging and frustration for many church leaders. […]


4 Types Of Thinking That Will Sabatage Your Leadership

By Carey Nieuwhof: Chances are a big chunk of what you’re going to do today in leadership is think. Really, thinking is a big slice of what any leader is paid to do. You try to solve problems, analyze opportunities, listen, facilitate and chart paths. And this last year has […]