by: Rev. Ed Schneider, M.P.Th. The following respresents several excerpts from a cross-section of chapters of this important book. This transformational offering has been designed to positively and practically effect … Continue reading Finding Your Next Pastor Excerpts
According to the recent landmark findings of McKinsey & Company (New York, NY), contemporary leaders who are highly successful possess five “innate” traits. These remarkable leaders (pastors included) possess these … Continue reading Recognizing Healthy Pastoral Leadership
By: Rev Ed Schneider, M.P.Th. First things first. Let’s take a quick look at what a successful revitalization project looks like. Here are the desired results of a local congregation … Continue reading REVITALIZATION: Stay away from these avoidable mistakes!
by: Rev. Ed Schneider, M.P.Th. One of my favorite scriptural passages involves Paul learning the importance of adapting his message regarding his understanding of God’s message of love and empowerment … Continue reading Communicating well isn’t as easy as you may think
By: Rev. Ed Schneider, M.P.Th. Most Christian folks will fall into one of three categories of emphasis when it relates to how they understand the purpose and focus of the … Continue reading Calling a New Pastor: Leadership Seasoning Makes All the Difference
By: Rev. Ed Schneider, M.P.Th. In the third chapter of Colossians it encourages the reader to approach life, in general, and the Christian journey, in particular, with intentional fervor, zeal, … Continue reading How to Guarantee Sustainable Congregational Growth
by: Rev. Ed Schneider It never ceases to amaze me at either the good intended ignorance or blatant arrogance of some who wake up one day and decide they should start … Continue reading 13 Attributes of Successful Church Planters