Three Secrets of an Lp Residency
The Third Rail
“What’s the secret of a Leadership Pathway Residency?”
Our team gets this question often. I normally think that those asking are hoping we’ve landed on something magical…a silver bullet of growing a future leader.
Someone recently texted me after listening to a podcast “thanks for the open-platform learning you are providing for us out here.” I thought “cool, there’s a platform? and it’s open?” Yes!
So in an effort …
Six Qualities of a Teaching Church
Five years ago, we led a series of round table discussion with dozens of church leaders with over 800 years of combined leadership experience in small and large churches in a variety of settings. We asked two questions: a.) what are you looking for in your next hire? and
b.) why didn’t that last hire work out like you thought it was going to?
Daily Reminders...the Next Generation of Leaders
A commitment to being this type of church is at the core of all we do. Perhaps you could evaluate your church or organization through these six criteria that have now become values that we try to live in to with our partner churches.
How would you rate your church in owning these six values:
Does Your Church Do A Residency? Here are Three Answers.
This is a picture of a simple coaster that sits on my desk. Every morning I walk to my desk and typically set my coffee cup down on it.
What We Believe in a Baker's Dozen Tweets
Senior and Executive Pastors tend to say one of three things when the topic of residency comes up:
What & How by Sean Badeer
What we believe, and the stuff we say over and over…in 13 tweets. Or a baker’s dozen. By the way…can bakers not count or are they just nice? We’re not sure.
Values of a Teaching Church
It’s going to take a new kind of leader to lead in the local church. And we need them now more than ever before. You don’t have to look intently to notice that our world is changing. As issues continue to get more complicated and divisive, church leaders are faced with new questions and challenges that need to be answered by a new generation.
This is what drives our passion for creating church leaders at Leadership Pathway. What we do is fueled by a passion to see a new generation of leaders prepared for ministry through the local church.
Under the Hood of Perimeter Church Residency Program
We are always trying to find ways to succinctly say what we care deeply about. We hold six shared values with the churches which we partner with: Coaching, Obligation, Endgame, Filling the Gaps, Best Practices, and Leadership Development.
Ten Reason to NOT Do Residency at Your Church
Leadership Pathway (Lp) is thrilled to partner with Perimeter Church of Atlanta. We are searching for their next worship resident. You can read more about that opportunity here. We thought we’d pick the brain of Leah Sowell, the Director of the Residency program and learn all we could about their journey doing residency at Perimeter.
HR +Lp = TD
We offer up the top ten reasons to NOT consider doing residency at your church to equip the next generation of church leaders.
“For the better part of the past decade, it seems like every church I’m in I get asked who do you know that would want to join our team?” begins Matt McKay, Founder of House Right Productions (HR). “Rather than ignore it or be complicit to the problem, I’ve been considering for some time how we at House Right might help even if only in a small way.”