Why Your Church Should Consider an Older Pastor

There is an old joke that says the typical church seeks a pastor who is 35 years old, has 25 years of ministry experience, two children and a wife who plays the piano. After working with many churches in their search for a pastor, I can tell you that is the...

7 Reasons Smaller Churches Struggle and Close

Leadership guru Max De Pree is well known for stating that the first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. As one who has spent a lifetime providing leadership to smaller churches, I want to define the reality that many of them are facing. In my opinion,...