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Integrity Is Key to Strategic Planning Implementation

Strategic planning is hard work. It takes a lot of effort to produce a good strategic plan, so it is important to implement the plan that you produce. In fact, implementation is the most important part of strategic planning. To … Read more

How to Create Culture at Home or Work

How do we create culture?  We hear about “the culture” all the time.  Whether it’s in our society.  Or our workplace.  Or in our own homes. Culture is the acceptable norms adopted by the majority of people in a given … Read more

Setting Goals as a Way of Life

[T]he hardest part of the Christian life is that it is so DAILY.   Daniel Henderson makes this simple but brilliant observation in The Deeper Life: Satisfying the 8 Vital Longings of Your Soul. In his book, Henderson, a former pastor, … Read more

Is Your Church Family Really a Family?

More than a dozen years ago, Eric Wallace wrote a provocative book about how many well-intentioned church programs do more to pull families apart than build them up. In Uniting Church and Home: A Blueprint for Rebuilding Church Community, Wallace … Read more