Results for “culture”

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Chris Railey | How to Have a Winning Marriage Without Losing Your Ministry



Serving in ministry can place a significant demand on your time and attention, and, left unchecked, it can lead to significant strain on your marriage. The good news is that you don't have to choose between a healthy marriage and a healthy ministry – you can have both! In this week's episode of the CMN Leadership Podcast, Chris Railey offers four key principles that will help your marriage flourish in ministry.


Chris Railey | 5 Ways Highly Successful People Spend Time Off



When you are at your busiest, taking time off can seem counterproductive. However, a recent article from Forbes Magazine identified five ways highly successful people spend their time off. In this week's episode of the CMN Leadership Podcast, Chris Railey discusses how these five things can benefit your time off and strengthen your ministry.


Chris Railey | Excelling at Customer Service in Ministry



Customer service is a leading factor in successful organizations. In this week's episode of the CMN Leadership Podcast, Chris Railey discusses key customer service principles from the book, Excellence Wins, by Horst Schulze. Schulze helped co-found the Ritz Carlton hotel chain and leads with a lifetime of experience in the service industry.


Chris Railey | How to Speak the Truth in Love



One of the greatest barriers to effectiveness is poor communication – and one of the biggest contributors to poor communication is a failure to speak truthfully. In this episode of the CMN Leadership Podcast, Chris Railey discusses four ways to speak the truth in love.


Chris Railey | How to Get More Done by Doing Less (Q&A)



One of the biggest issues for church planters and established leaders is scaling to the demands of growth. The bigger things get, the more likely you are to be stretched beyond your capacity – but that's not a bad thing. In this episode, Chris Railey looks at how to get more done as a leader by choosing to do less.


Chris Railey | Guarding Your Heart As a Leader



In a difficult leadership season, it can become easy to guard our circumstances and get a calloused heart. In this week's episode of the CMN Leadership Podcast, Chris Railey talks about the responsibility of guarding your heart as a leader.


Chris Railey | Moving from Tension to Resolution (Part 3)



It's frustrating when someone says they will get something done and they never do. Good team members will take initiative to solve problems quickly and efficiently. In this week's episode of the CMN Leadership Podcast, Chris Railey finishes his series on moving from tension to resolution by talking about the importance of initiative.


Chris Railey | Moving from Tension to Resolution (Part 1)



Getting from tension to resolution can be a difficult task on any project. Highly successful teams have three essential characteristics: trust, communication, and initiative. In this week's episode, Chris Railey hones in on the importance of trust – and why it can make or break a team.


Kristi Northup | Crafting the Worship Culture of Your Church



This is an audio recording from our breakout sessions at CMN Conference 2019 in Dallas, Texas. In this session, Kristi Northup from Saints Community Church in Louisiana teaches on the importance of worship and how giving space for the Holy Spirit to move during worship creates a meaningful experience for believers.


Brad Wicks | How Small Churches Can Think Big



Here is an audio recording of a breakout session from 2019 CMN Conference in Dallas, Texas. In this session, Brad Wicks talks about common issues smaller churches struggle with and how they can approach problems in a new way.