Posts Tagged ‘Outcomes Academy’

A Summer to Go and Grow

Make this Your Summer of Growth This summer is a perfect time for you to invest in your growth as a nonprofit professional. The Christian Leadership Alliance Community exists to help you increase your capacity and develop the mission-critical competency required to lead with excellence.  Here are hree opportunities for you to sharpen and be…

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New Accounting Standard for Leases by Tammara Williamson

Key Steps in Implementing the New Accounting Standard for Leases There is a new accounting standard for leases, ASC 842. Nonprofit organizations should be planning their implementation strategy for an important upcoming change. The standard updates the definition of a lease and now requires lessees to recognize substantially all leases, both financing and operating, on…

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Outcomes Academy Spring – A Season of New Growth

Time to enroll in the Outcomes Academy Online 2022! The Spring Term at the Outcomes Academy Online signals a time of new growth. We make it easy! At Christian Leadership Alliance we know growth and transformation happens from the inside out. Alliance leaders don’t want to only demonstrate strong leadership, but they long to be…

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Leader as the Coach By Rich Stearns

  Will you follow the Leader and coach like Jesus did! The success of any organization will depend in large part on whether the leader has chosen the right people.  A leader knows how to get the right people into for the right jobs, just like a coach forming a team.  Once the right people…

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Biblical Truths to Guide Your Ministry By Dr. Zenet Maramara

There are two core biblical truths that must guide your ministry! That God owns everything and that we are only stewards of all resources is a biblical truth which Christians believe, but not as popularly practiced.  I teach my fundraising-students that these two basic principles of divine ownership and human stewardship should guide their ministry.…

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How Does Jesus See People? By David Sanford

How Does Jesus Really See People? So how, exactly, does the Lord Jesus Christ see each member of humanity? The answer, it turns out, is more relevant than ever—and has three parts. They’re not the same, but how are they different? The people we lead need to know! The three parts are: God’s Church –…

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The Gift of a Beautiful Thing By Ron Frey

  A $30,000 smile and the gift of other beautiful things. Sarah* loved to laugh, but she was self-conscious whenever she smiled. A daughter of a pastor, growing up her family didn’t have the money for braces and by the time she launched her career as a young adult, her crooked teeth had become a…

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Peace and Assurance By Linda Cunning

How to Have Peace & Assurance in Your Capital Campaign Work “And the work of righteousness shall be peace; and the effect of righteousness quietness and assurance forever.” Isaiah 32:17 Recently, I was feeling unsettled with all that has been on my plate. Looking to the scripture for direction, Isaiah 32:17 stirred my heart. I…

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Your Most Important Message By Dr. Gary G. Hoag

Your most important message often appears as the least significant! As I navigate life, I realize the little things in life are really the big and important things. If I apply this idea to the many channels through which I receive messages, a keen insight emerges. At least I am learning this in my own…

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Heart Health By Mark L. Vincent

Steward Leader Heart Health I am a big fan of the Schumpeter column in The Economist. Several years back, the 2 August 2014 column, Decluttering the Company hit a nerve for me….hard. Two brief quotes from the article made the point, quoting Peter Drucker, “Much of what we call management consists of making it difficult…

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