Coaching Young Leaders

November 12, 2014 — Leave a comment

Coaching young leaders is one of the most rewarding things anyone can do. I recently had lunch with six young college students who are summer interns at 12Stone® Church. I was impressed. They are all sharpies! Kevin Monahan our Next Gen Pastor, arranged this lunch as an informal time where the interns could ask me any leadership or ministry question they wanted to ask. They needed no prompt for questions, they were ready to go!  Continue Reading…

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Most succession plans fail. It’s not because the plan was bad, it’s most often because of an expectation for the process to go exactly like the written plan indicated. That never happens. Life happens! Continue Reading…