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If you long to be the kind of leader who helps your church thrive, but feel ill-equipped and confused about what to do, The Effective Church Leaders Podcast will help. Each week, hosts, Kerry and Becky Holton, answer your questions and offer practical advice and insights to help you carry out your responsibilities as a church leader. Get better-equipped, lead more effectively, and help your church thrive!

If you long to be the kind of leader who helps your church thrive, but feel ill-equipped and confused about what to do, The Effective Church Leaders Podcast will help. Each week, hosts, Kerry and Becky Holton, answer your questions and offer practical advice and insights to help you carry out your responsibilities as a church leader. Get better-equipped, lead more effectively, and help your church thrive!
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If you long to be the kind of leader who helps your church thrive, but feel ill-equipped and confused about what to do, The Effective Church Leaders Podcast will help. Each week, hosts, Kerry and Becky Holton, answer your questions and offer practical advice and insights to help you carry out your responsibilities as a church leader. Get better-equipped, lead more effectively, and help your church thrive!

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English

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Episodes

#8: 7 Reasons Ministers Avoid a Counseling Ministry

11/11/2019
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Should preachers and ministers participate in a counseling ministry? According to a 2018 Thom Rainer poll, many say, "No." A majority of ministers polled listed counseling as their least favorite activity of ministry. Why? In this episode, Becky and Kerry discuss the potential downside of a minister's involvement in the counseling of church members.

Duration:00:29:04

#7: The Value of Professional, Biblically-Based Counseling

11/4/2019
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Many in our churches face specific, and sometimes complex problems. How may church leaders assist these people with the special care they need? In this episode, Becky and Kerry discuss the differences and similarities between pastoral counseling and professional counseling and the value of professional therapy in the church's toolbox.

Duration:00:19:54

#6: How to Find Time for the Important

10/28/2019
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Do you find yourself spending the bulk of your time on the urgent, but having no time for the important? Here are a few tips for church leaders who struggle to allocate time for their most important tasks, the tasks for which only they are responsible.

Duration:00:21:45

#5: 7 Ways to Reach a Decision

10/21/2019
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How may church leaders and leadership teams reach decisions? Often, they look for consensus, but there are other ways. In this episode, Kerry and Becky discuss seven ways to make a decision and the disadvantages and advantages of each.

Duration:00:25:49

#4: How to Identify a Long-Term Strategy

10/14/2019
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Once church leaders have identified why they exist and where they are going, the next crucial question is: How will we get there? This episode is all about how to construct a plan, or long-term strategy for accomplishing the vision.

Duration:00:20:18

#3: Planning for the Future

10/7/2019
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Should church leaders give attention to planning for the future? Is it legitimate for those who believe they are God-directed to think about what they intend to do in the years to come? If there is value in setting goals and painting a picture of a desired future, isn't planning essential? Join us for a discussion of the legitimacy of planning for the future.

Duration:00:17:02

#2: How to Cast a Vision for the Future

9/11/2019
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Once church leaders determine why they and the church exists, the next question to address is, "Where are we going?" We all need a picture of what God wants us to do or be in the years to come. But, what are the steps church leaders need to take to identify a three- or five-year vision? Join us for this episode as we discuss the "why" and the "how" of vision-casting!

Duration:00:25:45

#1: How to Identify Your Mission

9/11/2019
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Why do we exist? It's a critical question, not only for individuals, but for churches and church leadership teams, as well! In this episode we discuss tips to help church leaders identify the core purpose of their church and of their leadership teams. What is your reason for being? This is square one for helping your church thrive. Don't miss it!

Duration:00:23:03

Introduction

9/11/2019
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Welcome to The Effective Church Leaders Podcast where we offer practical advice and insights to help you get better equipped, lead more effectively, and help your church thrive! In this introductory podcast Kerry and Becky explain why they are beginning this podcast, what they have to offer, and who will benefit from listening.

Duration:00:07:48