Brian Dodd on Leadership Blog

The Sad Story Of A Former Pastor Who Left The Ministry And Got Rid Of His Bibles

Each week I provide you tools which will make you a better Christian leader.  Therefore, allow me to introduce you to a good friend of mine, Justin Trapp.  He has an unbelievable heart for pastors and is doing something to help those who are struggling in the area of resources. Below you will read a sobering […]

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20 Things Leadership Simply Cannot Do

Leadership cannot and should not do everything.  In an effort to provide tools and resources for those in leadership positions, the following is a list of items that those on your team must do for themselves.  Feel free to post this somewhere in your office as a gentle reminder. Leadership can cast vision and connect […]

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30 Extreme Leadership Quotes And Lessons From Alison Levine’s Book On The Edge

Are you experiencing extreme leadership challenges?  If so, you will want to get to know Alison Levine.  Alison has climbed the highest peak on each continent and served as team captain of the very first American Women’s Everest Expedition.  In addition, she has skied to both the North and South Poles.  See her incredible Ted […]

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20 Practices Of Leaders Who Destroy Churches, Teams And Businesses

There are some leaders who are just toxic.  They literally destroy every relationship, department and organization they come in contact with.  No one wants to work with them.  Resources do not flow in their direction.  Dysfunction is a daily reality and constant companion.  Morale is low and production suffers.  Have you ever worked for or […]

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23 Leadership Quotes And Lessons From 23 Blast The Movie

2 Corinthians 5:7 – “for we walk by faith, not sight.” (ESV) I cannot recommend the film 23 Blast enough.  The movie is based upon the life of Travis Freeman, who bravely competed in high school football after being suddenly struck with irreversible blindness.  Through our mutual friend, Senior Pastor Drew Mahan of Forward Community […]

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The Top 10 Leadership Posts I Read The Week Of October 20th

I really like this week’s Top 10 list.  Many of the posts deal with issues related to sustainable success.  If you want to be a leader who lasts, bookmark these posts and re-visit them often. The following are The Top 10 Leadership Posts I Read The Week Of October 20th: Is Kobe Bryant The Reason For […]

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8 Leadership Quotes And Lessons From Avengers: Age Of Ultron Trailer

Yesterday, the much anticipated Avengers: Age Of Ultron movie trailer was leaked online.  Originally, it was scheduled to be shown during next Tuesday’s showing of ABC’s Agents Of Shield.  The plan was to utilize the trailer to boost the show’s sagging ratings.  So what did the people at Marvel Studios do as a result?  Did they […]

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Frightening Church Realities: Many Do Not Pay Staff Properly

The following is another installment from my friends at MAG Bookkeeping.  I just love everything about this wonderful organization.  If your church needs bookkeeping or virtual admin assistance, there is no one I recommend more.  You can contact MAG’s leaders Bryan and Shannon Miles or Randy Ongie by clicking HERE. In this post they address one of the most important issues church leaders deal with – Frightening Church […]

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10 Leadership Quotes And Lessons From Stephen Davey: Live Blog From Shepherds 360 Church Leaders Conference

In an effort to add maximum value to pastors and church leaders, INJOY Stewardship Solutions has dispatched me to attend the Shepherds 360 National Church Leaders Conference at Colonial Baptist Church.  During these past three days, I  brought some of the top leadership lessons from the conference designed to challenge and equip pastors and church leaders. The final evening’s closing […]

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26 Leadership Quotes And Lessons From Erwin Lutzer: Live Blog From Shepherds 360 Church Leaders Conference

In an effort to add maximum value to pastors and church leaders, INJOY Stewardship Solutions has dispatched me to attend the Shepherds 360 National Church Leaders Conference at Colonial Baptist Church.  During the next three days, I will be bringing some of the top leadership lessons from the conference designed to challenge and equip pastors and church leaders. Tonight’s session […]

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