Visionary leadership

I led our corps ministry department for 3.5 years and loved the role and the opportunity to influence the mission through strategy and program initiatives. It also was a time of great interaction with some excellent corps officers. We initiated round tables for indigenous leaders, for church planters, began a working group on rural ministry,…

Can you fix the sign?

We had just arrived at our new posting as Salvation Army officers and so I was anxious to get to know the community, take a look at our neighbourhood and see the building. As I looked about the building I noticed an exit sign upside down. Now I had it the practice in the early…

Asking profound questions

I recently had an employee who got into a bit of a conflict with someone else. They didn’t actually talk to each other but they did exchange a few strongly worded emails. You know what I”ve learned? Exchanged emails never resolve conflict. It’s a bit like trying to put out a fire by throwing butter…