Skip to content
cla-higher-thinking-blog-web-rev
All
  • All
  • Board Governance
  • CCNL
  • Executive Leadership
  • Financial Management
  • Internet & Technology
  • Marketing & Communications
  • People Management & Care
  • Personal Leadership
  • Resource Development
  • Tax & Legal
  • Team Building/Team Management
Christian Leadership Alliance

The Difference Between a Critical and Merciful Heart By Dr. Bob Snyder

← Back to Blog Do you lean towards critical or merciful? How can you tell if you have a critical heart or a merciful heart? Jesus reminds me that I often pass judgment on others and avoid examining myself. I plead guilty! Ruminating over the minor issues in others is much easier and perversely “satisfying”…

Realignment is a leader's work of art.

Realignment in Leadership By Larry Gadbaugh

Realignment in Leadership is Essential Realignment is an essential discipline for leaders. Especially coming through this season of moral, cultural, economic, political, and ideological upheaval. It’s Necessary Realignment is a necessary part of vehicle maintenance. Especially when we’re constantly running into potholes and hitting road debris. We recently took our car in for an alignment.…

Christian Leadership Alliance

Your Most Valuable Quality During Year-End By Shelley Cochrane

Keep the Right Focus at Year-End The year-end giving season is a busy time when development staff works fast and furiously to keep donor processes running smoothly. Rightly, you concentrate on shoring up data entry processes, fixing payment processing issues, updating website pages, and making address changes. These processes are critical. What Matters Most But…

Self-care for the holidays

Plan for Holiday Self-Care By Mike Haarer

Participate in NOvember For the Holiday We all know that the holiday season can tend to be a stressful time of year if we are not intentional about managing how we spend our time and energy. The busyness of the season affects all areas of our personal and professional lives. As leaders, it is wise…

Fundamentals of the Faith

Faith Fundamentals By Jon Lewis

Stewarding Faith Fundamentals Faith fundamentals are worthy of our attention. Recently I came across the latest biannual survey results from Ligonier Ministries and Lifeway Research that measures the theological temperature of the evangelical church in the United States. Although the statistics on attitude shifts within the general U.S. adult population were predictable, the data corresponding…

cla-conf23-2086x1160

Announcing Outcomes Conference 2023 Learning Experiences! By W. Scott Brown

Register for The Outcomes Conference 2023 by Oct. 31 to Save! We are excited to announce the learning experiences for The Outcomes Conference 2023. Are you a leader committed to your lifelong growth as a leader Would you like to hone your skills and address key trends influencing Christian nonprofits today? Do you want to…

Time go become an adaptive leader and discover a new way to lead!

Be An Adaptive Leader By Lee Ellis

You can learn to be an adaptive leader! How many times over the last year did you hear this from others? If there ever was a time during which you’ve had to adapt in ministry, it’s been the last 24 months. Let’s continue talking about it from a different angle that I think you’ll appreciate.…

faithfully free to lead

Multiplying Faithful and Generous Stewards By Dr. Zenet Maramara

  Becoming Faithful Stewards Set Free to Lead Those of you who are faithfully engaged in professional fundraising know that this job is a never-ending cycle of acquiring, cultivating, asking, engaging, and maintaining relationships with partners and financial givers. Fundraising work never lets up. Year after year, we have targets and financial goals to achieve.…

5 podcasts a nonprofit should consider hosting.

Podcasts Nonprofits Should Produce By Kenny Jahng

5 Types of Podcasts Nonprofits Should Consider Producing Podcasts are a great way for nonprofits to connect with their supporters and share their stories in a more personal way. And, just because every nonprofit leader loves to hear this, they can be produced relatively low in budget and easily relative to other content marketing tactics.…

The Risks of Remote Working

The Risks of Working Remote by Brian H. Merriam

Understand the Risks of Supporting Remote Employees Before the COVID-19 pandemic remote working from home was, of course, quite rare… after all, the workplace is where workers belong, right? Well, of course after March of 2020 the rules of employment work patterns changed: employers wanted their staff to continue to do what needed to be…

logo-small

 What is Christian Leadership Alliance?

Christian Leadership Alliance equips and unites leaders to transform the world for Christ. We are the leaders of Christ-centered organizations who are dedicated to faithful stewardship for greater kingdom impact.

Upcoming Events

Outcomes Conference 2023

Outcomes Academy Online Fall 2022