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5 Predictions About the US Presidential Election

There’s no question that culture is changing rapidly. Occasionally, you realize things are changing in real time. Take, for example, the 2016 US Presidential election. It simply feels like we’re waking up to a new reality, both politically and culturally. One for which few of us feel prepared. As a Canadian who majored in US history and politics, …

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lead pastor's chair

CNLP 110: Jeff Brodie, Carey Nieuwhof and Jeff Henderson on Navigating a Successful Transition: Stepping Out of And Into the Lead Pastor’s Chair

In late 2015, Carey Nieuwhof stepped out of the Lead Pastor role at Connexus Church (the only role he’d ever had) and assumed a new role as Founding and Teaching Pastor, while Jeff Brodie became the new Lead Pastor. A year into the transition, by all accounts, the move has been a success. Jeff Henderson—Lead …

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opposition to change

13 Facts About Opposition To Change Too Many Leaders Miss

You’re probably trying to change something right now. And — if you’re honest — you’ve already thought about backing off. Change seems too difficult. You’ve watched friends get hurt trying to lead similar change. You’ve heard the voices of opposition get a little louder. You really don’t want to be afraid to open your inbox every morning. But what if …

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