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Lessons from a Sabbatical

How will you be different when you go back?This question from my spiritual director mirrored Jesus’ question in John 5 that stopped me in my tracks early on in July.  ‘Do you want to ...

October 6, 2021
Article

Leading in a Crisis

Over the last few months I have been on a sharp learning curve. Leading in a crisis looks different from leading ‘normally’.  Here are some things I’ve noticed as I’ve tried to pay attent...

May 24, 2021
Article

The Beauty of Sharing Leadership

Several years ago, while studying at Irish Bible Institute, I wrote a reflection on leadership as part of my Master’s dissertation. In it I described my belief that shared leaders...

May 24, 2021
Interview

Leading in Families

Do you think of yourself as a leader? Perhaps the question brings to mind your role at work or at church, or perhaps you jump to compare yourself to someone else. If you are a parent, ...

May 11, 2021
Workshops

Reflecting and Prioritising in a Pandemic

“Any church that reflects on their experience during COVID cannot be the same afterwards” Jason Lane, International Director, Innovista“This process has helped us come up with i...

May 11, 2021
Coaching Workshops

Coaching Skills for Challenging Times

“I have learned to help people think about how to resolve their issues rather than me suggesting solutions for them”. Tawanda Sungai, Methodist Minister In Ephesians 4 Paul states that t...

May 6, 2021