Reactionaries are good reality-show contestants, but bad ministry leaders.
President, Belhaven University
Roger Parrott is president of Belhaven University in Jackson, Mississippi.
Christian leaders should make decisions from the perspective of forever. Like Jesus did.
Build a culture of transparency while keeping confidences.
No matter where God calls you, act as if it is the only future God has entrusted to you.
Lewis & Clark were celebrated, but few followed. Daniel Boone was not celebrated, but many followed.
Vacation is over. Let's fold renewal more regularly into our life of work.
Jesus’ full humanity means (gulp!) we leaders can imitate him.
How leaders should (not) communicate in a crisis.
The second of two posts on how sin, selfishness, or stupidity make leaders want to shield new ideas from the light of day. And what to do about it.
The first of two posts on how sin, selfishness, or stupidity make leaders want to shield new ideas from the light of day. And what to do about it.
We need both grace and law to handle difficult situations with employees.
We have asked leaders to perform the quick turnaround rather than in-depth transformation. But a rising generation of leaders is dedicated to seeking another way.
Louisville Institute now accepting 2024 program applications
The Louisville Institute is excited to announce that applications are open for the 2024 grant and fellowship funding season.
Since 1990, LI has funded more than 2,700 grants and fellowships totaling $57.7 million to those who lead and study North American religious institutions, practices and movement. Their grantees and fellows include pastoral leaders, researchers, early career and seasoned scholars and many others in the United States and Canada whose work resonates with LI’s mission to bridge church and academy.
There are seven funding opportunities available for 2024.Learn more