How to Prevent Burnout

“It may be legal, but the ethics stink!” I winced at my friend’s comment about a Christian organization’s poor employment practices, but I knew he was right. That’s why I read and blogged about Richard Kyte’s Ethical Business—because ethical decision-making doesn’t happen automatically even for those who claim to be Christian. In an age of “alternate…

What Pastors Look for in a Church, and How to be That

If you look at your own denomination’s classified ads or at pastor search sites online, you’ll see a wide range of ads placed by churches and church organizations looking for pastoral and other staff.   One ad starts with a combination of Scripture and pop culture: Jesus sent out the apostles saying: “Proclaim the good…