Right Turns

Right Turns

by Dick Hardy

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781625102799
Publisher: Tate Publishing & Enterprises, L.L.C.
Publication date: 07/30/2013
Pages: 188
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Dedication 9

Acknowledgment 11

Introduction 17

Foreword 19

Section 1 Leadership 21

1 Twenty-Two Observations of Lead Pastors of Larger, Growing Churches 22

2 Responding to Tithe Terrorists 28

3 The Vision Is Not For Sale 34

4 Aren't Prayer Meetings Kind of Old School? 39

5 Building a Culture of Continual Improvement Part 1 46

6 Building a Culture of Continual Improvement Part 2 53

7 Nine Thoughts on Ending Dead and Dying Ministries 60

8 Six Steps in Determining Which Ministries to Stop Doing 66

Section 2 Volunteer Development 71

9 Seven Thoughts on Recruiting Volunteers 72

10 Four Aspects of Training Volunteers 76

11 Eight Thoughts, on Retaining Volunteers 80

Section 3 Guest Retention 85

12 Thoughts on How to Retain Guests Who Visit Your Church Part 1 86

13 Thoughts on How to Retain Guests Who Visit Your Church Part 2 90

14 Why Don't Guests Come Back to Our Church? 94

Section 4 Personal Life 99

15 Pastor's Personal Character 100

16 Why Should a Pastor Have a Large Network of Friends? 107

17 I'm not Good Enough or Smart Enough 112

18 I'm Worn Out: What Do I Do? 115

19 Seven Observations for Sabbatical Rest 119

Section 5 Staffing 125

20 Thirteen Nonnegotiables between Lead and Staff Pastors 126

21 Ten Thoughts for Lead Pastors in Leading Their Music/Worship Pastors 130

22 Ten Thoughts for Music/Worship Pastors in Serving Their Lead Pastors 136

23 Five Reasons Second-Chair Leaders Lift First-Chair Leaders 142

24 Five Ways to Help Your Staff Pastor Grow in Effectiveness 147

25 Motivating a Pastoral Staff for Effective Ministry 152

26 Dealing with Staff Pastors Who Think They Are God's Gift to Everyone 160

27 What I Wish My Staff Members Understood 165

Section 6 Criticism 169

28 Six Things I Learned about Criticism 170

29 Nine Thoughts on Dealing with Founded Criticism 174

30 Ten Thoughts on Dealing with Critics Who Are Absolutely Clueless 178

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