Posts By: Bill Tenny-Brittian
The Day-To-Day Mentor
Mentoring someone into faith or deeper into faith is your responsibility. Unless you’re the pastor, it’s not the pastor’s responsibility. Unless…Read More
Does Your Church Embrace Systemic Mediocrity?
I was having a conversation with a church’s staff members the other day and mentioned that the words that church leaders…Read More
The Hijacking of the Church
I opened a sermon recently with the following: “Good morning, Church!” That sounds pretty good, until you dwell on what a…Read More
Turn Leaders Into Disciples
Effective Church Leaders are more than skilled volunteers. First and foremost, they should be expected to exhibit conspicuous spiritual practices. The…Read More
What’s a Leader to Do?
It was a train wreck in the making. The senior pastor had been called when the church was averaging about 400…Read More
The Illusion of “Fair”
“But that’s not fair!” These are words I expect to hear from my young grandchildren … not words I expect to…Read More
Are You the Bottleneck
I get the Harvard Business Review Management Tip of the Day during the week and had to share this one. (BTW,…Read More
Is Your Church Destined for Smallness?
How many church leaders does it take to change a lightbulb? I’m not sure, but in many churches it takes 50 percent…Read More
Developing a Transformational Small Group Bible Study
Let me start out by being totally clear. A Bible study in and of itself is not a life transforming activity. The…Read More