4 Easy Ways to Support Your Church Staff

By Joe LaGuardia In the mid-1990s, G. Lloyd Rediger published Clergy Killers, which argued that some churches are so destructive and dysfunctional that they have actually persuaded some staff to give up ministry altogether.   Churches not adept in conflict management or basic communication skills run the risk of abusing staff or, in the least, drainingContinue reading “4 Easy Ways to Support Your Church Staff”

5 Lessons I’ve learned as a Pastor

By Matt Sapp This Sunday our church will celebrate its 22nd anniversary. I’ve been at Heritage for two of those twenty-two years, and in those two years I’ve learned a lot. To celebrate our anniversary, I thought I’d share a few of the things I’ve learned as your pastor. 1.      Slow and steady wins theContinue reading “5 Lessons I’ve learned as a Pastor”