Even though life is difficult and unexpected crises, conflicts and pain can afflict us, some individuals are able to rise above the adversity and make lemonade out of lemons. Read article
If you are a leader or clergy person the question in your life at some point is how do I have excellence in my ministry and finish well? Check out this video to find out some good steps! Watch Video
Put a checkmark in front of the symptoms that fit you. Take our short survey to determine whether you're just tired or jeopardizing your health. Take Survey
When leaders speed - maintain an unhealthy, unsustainable pace - they skim over and ignore important life issues.
For Christian leaders, it is tempting to pile on commitments and responsibilities in the name of furthering a ministry. The problem is that when humans attempt superhuman tasks, we inevitably fail, and that failure can lead to stress and burnout. Read on for a few tips on simplifying a hectic lifestyle. Read article
Have you ever heard the phrase, "it's lonely at the top? I'm sure a pastor or two could explain exactly what that feeling is like. With all the blessings associated with being a leader come many unanticipated and unknown pressures and problems, and being in a position of authority makes it taboo to admit weakness. This isolation is often the cause of so many pastors' burnout. This article provides suggestions for how to make partners with other leaders in order to avoid this emotional and spiritual fatigue. Read article
Resilience is one of those qualities that some people just seem to possess, when in reality, it is a concerted effort of will and a refusal to give up. As Christians, we have the distinct advantage of having the encouragement of our faith to strengthen us during even the most insurmountable odds. Read on for some insights and strategies for cultivating your resilience during difficult times, whether current or yet to come. Read article
Stress is a part of life, but too much of it can be unhealthy. Pastors are especially at risk of "burnout" caused by excessive amounts of stress. Take a short survey to determine if you are in danger of burnout, and what to do about it. Read article