Posts Tagged ‘2013 CLA National Conference’

The Steward Leader Who Kneels By Mark L. Vincent

Are you a steward leader who kneels? On more than one occasion, when speaking on the subject, I’ve created a picture of how this is lived when someone kneels with raised arms. Faithfulness is one of the foundations for an effective resource raising program. I’ve often summarized the faithful life of the steward as Generous…

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How To Lead So People's Brains Can Function

 By Dr. Henry Cloud My client, CEO of a 20 billion dollar company, looked at me with one of those expressions that smart people get sometimes when something extra smart goes off in their heads, one of those thoughts that captures even their own attention. He looked at me, squinted, and said something like this…

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Jenni Catron: Thoughts on Authentic Leadership

Learning from a Life Well Lived Last year I had the honor of serving for a day with Missionaries of Charity, the organization that Mother Teresa founded in Kolkata, India.  While I expected that day to reconnect my heart with the privilege of serving the fallen and forgotten of our world, I was not prepared…

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3 Components to Fruitful Christian Stewardship Campaigns

By Gary Hoag The goal of Christian stewardship campaigns is to rally people to participate with God in His work through prayer, service, giving, and social interaction. Done right, campaigns build interpersonal and virtual community! Because God’s Word contains no magic formula for success, how should we then lead? Research reveals that faithfulness to biblical…

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5 Rules of Engagement for Ministry Marketing

By Shannon Litton Mission-minded ministry leaders often overlook (or choose to set aside) the important job of building a sustainable and effective brand. Ministries must not underestimate the important role brand management plays in engaging and sustaining relationships with those who make their work possible. Your audience today requires authenticity. The shiny, perfectly packaged messages…

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This Week: Two Live Conference Calls with Dr. Henry Cloud

 The 2013 Christian Leadership Alliance Annual Conference is less than a month away from happening in Anaheim, California. Today we’re excited to let you know of  an opportunity to connect this week with one of our featured keynote speakers, Dr. Henry Cloud. Dr. Henry Cloud is a psychologist, leadership consultant, best-selling author and speaker whose…

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