Leadership Network

Excessive Pay for Top-Tier Church Staff?

By: in: General Interest, Uncategorized on: October 24, 2016

By Warren Bird Leadership Network’s recent salary report (download the free executive summary here) focuses on top-tier staff in larger churches. The report drew…

Metrics that Matter: Vital Signs Monitored by Large Churches

By: in: Uncategorized on: October 18, 2016

brought to you by ACS Technologies by Warren Bird What gets MEASURED, gets MANAGED. What gets REWARDED, gets REPEATED. Whatever you BRAG ON, you'll see…

2 Free Financial Infographics

By: in: Generous Churches, Uncategorized on: October 11, 2016

  By Warren Bird   Leaders constantly monitor their budget trends, so Leadership Network has prepared two infographics, each drawn from original research and each…

You Know You’re a Leader If You Care about Your Budget

  By Warren Bird   Leaders constantly monitor their budget trends, so Leadership Network has prepared two infographics, each drawn from original research and each…

How Are Church Planters Best Funded? Big Study Offers Ideas

By: in: Church Planting, General Interest on: October 10, 2016

by Warren Bird • What are church planters concerned about? Finances are one of the three top concerns for 73% of them. • How…

Does a Church’s Growth Rate Affect Salaries?

By: in: General Interest, Uncategorized on: October 3, 2016

by Warren Bird, Ph.D. Yes it does, but not exactly how you might guess. The reality is that most Protestant churches in North America…

Open for Christmas on Sunday…Mostly!

By: in: Uncategorized on: September 28, 2016

Larger Churches Gear Up for Big Weekends brought to you by echurch powered by Pushpay This year, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day will fall on…

12 Salary Trends Every Church Leader Should Know – JUST RELEASED!

By: in: Megachurches on: September 26, 2016

  What does an insider look at the compensation practices of 1,251 large churches reveal? Leadership Network’s 2016 edition of “12 Salary Trends Every…

Meet HUB:Missional Engagement Director John Poitevent

By: in: Missional, Uncategorized on: August 29, 2016

By Warren Bird Leadership Network has built a team of high-capacity leaders who serve churches in powerful ways. These leaders are field-tested as innovation…

What Makes Our Leadership Team Work

By Mark Johnston with Ryan Hartwig Editor’s note: In our research for Teams That Thrive: Five Disciplines of Collaborative Church (recently named Outreach magazine’s…