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The subtitle for Temkin’s publication is “Advice and Practical Tips from the Fields Top Practitioners, Researchers and Provocateurs.” It contains three sections (Governance Today, Making it Work, Myths and Madness), nine chapters, forty-six articles, and six appendices. Each of the … (read the rest)
I addressed the issue of church board accountability in the form of a case study in blog article 159 “The Accountability Vacuum.” More needs to be said about this aspect of church board operations because effective, long-term church board leadership … (read the rest)
Within Evangelical church circles the subject of stewardship tends to focus on finances and facilities. However, the most important resources that a congregation has are people. Stewarding this resource well (the one to which we give the largest percentage of … (read the rest)
Within the world of church leadership we keep telling ourselves that the “church” is not facilities, finances and programs, but people. We believe this because of Jesus’ emphasis that he came to re-form the people of God. Paul takes up … (read the rest)
One section of Boardsource’s National Index of Nonprofit Board Practices, January 2015 survey reports that in the area of Board Dynamics “board succession planning remains a vexing challenge for at least one-half of the boards” (42). Most nonprofit agency … (read the rest)