Rainer on Leadership

By Thom Rainer

Your online home for leadership lessons for both the church and the workplace.

  1. 1.
    Knowing and Enjoying God: An Interview with Tim Challies
    22:44
  2. 2.
    Five Ways to Plagiarize-Proof Your Sermons
    23:45
  3. 3.
    How the Neighborhood Church Could Make a Comeback
    24:15
  4. 4.
    Five Ways to Enjoy Your Community to Reach Your Community
    23:15
  5. 5.
    How Much Should You Shepherd Church Members on Social Media?
    23:51
  6. 6.
    The Importance of Pastoral Succession for the Future Health of Your Church – An Interview with William Vanderbloemen
    24:52
  7. 7.
    Developing a Culture of Generosity in Your Church: An Interview with Church Growth Services
    21:19
  8. 8.
    Six Common Mistakes Mid-Career Pastors Make
    23:25
  1. 9.
    From $1.06 and 25 People to a $700,000 Budget and a Church of 450 – An Interview with Jonathan Smith
    23:02
  2. 10.
    Navigating Tough Conversations with Your Kids – An Interview with Jimmy and Kristin Scroggins
    22:56
  3. 11.
    The Voice is Back! An Interview with Jonathan Howe
    31:03
  4. 12.
    Celebrating 20 Years of “In Christ Alone” – An Interview with Keith Getty
    21:09
  5. 13.
    The Miracle in the Cow Pasture: The Future of Rural Churches – An Interview with B. J. Rutledge
    23:40
  6. 14.
    Tips for Handling Controversial Cultural Topics with Your Congregation
    22:38
  7. 15.
    Make the Most of the Rest of Your Summer with These Five Tips
    21:49
  8. 16.
    Preaching with Humility – An Interview with Dr. Jim Shaddix
    25:33
  9. 17.
    The Mysterious Missing Spiritual Discipline of Gathering
    24:47
  10. 18.
    Is Your Church Equipped to Handle a Suicide Epidemic? – An Interview with Dr. Matthew Sleeth
    22:53
  11. 19.
    Five Characteristics of Pastors Who Overcome a Church Bully
    23:06
  12. 20.
    What Church Leaders Are Doing to Recover Evangelism
    23:22
  13. 21.
    New Membership Classes are More Important Than Ever Post-COVID
    23:57
  14. 22.
    Five Keys to Improving Your Leadership at a Mid-Size Church
    23:36
  15. 23.
    Five Reasons Why the Smaller Church Is Viewed More Favorably Today
    21:44
  16. 24.
    How Leaders Should Apologize Publicly
    21:47
  17. 25.
    The Best Way to Lead Your Church in an Uncertain Year
    24:25
  18. 26.
    Lessons from Chick-fil-A: How to Transition to a New Career in 2021
    22:17
  19. 27.
    Five Reasons Why Many Church Leaders Neglect Personal Finances: An Interview with Art Rainer
    26:18
  20. 28.
    Cultivating Leadership Resilience When Exhausted
    21:26
  21. 29.
    What You Should Expect for In-Person Easter Services This Year
    25:00
  22. 30.
    Dealing with Pandemic Anxiety and Stress in Your Life and in the Church: An Interview with Dr. Gregory L. Jantz
    25:27
  23. 31.
    How to Handle an Unruly Business or Leadership Meeting
    22:01
  24. 32.
    Five Major Ways Church Giving Has Changed
    24:00
  25. 33.
    Four Mindset Changes Church Leaders Must Make in 2021
    22:32
  26. 34.
    Leading a Simple Church in a Post-COVID World: An Interview with Eric Geiger
    24:50
  27. 35.
    The Number One Missing Ingredient in Church Leadership
    23:40
  28. 36.
    Should Pastors Be Friends with Church Members or Not?
    24:17
  29. 37.
    Five Often-Overlooked Benefits of Established Churches
    25:23
  30. 38.
    What Every Church Leader Needs to Know About the Messiness of Divorce – An Interview with Toni Nieuwhof
    22:57
  31. 39.
    The 100 Factor of Negativity
    23:42
  32. 40.
    Five Things You Should Do As You Lead Your Church to a New Year
    23:18
  33. 41.
    Why People Love Traditional Christmas Eve Services
    23:05
  34. 42.
    Calming a Restless Heart Through Music: An Interview with Kristyn Getty
    24:57
  35. 43.
    Why I Stopped Preaching
    23:06
  36. 44.
    How to Minister to Church Members We Can’t Visit
    21:21
  37. 45.
    How to Lead When Disaster Strikes: An Interview with Stephen Kyle and Tim Songster
    22:30
  38. 46.
    Does Your Church Need a Mentoring Ministry? – An interview with Kevin Harris from Radical Mentoring
    23:42
  39. 47.
    Five Unusual Situations for Pastors (with thanks to the community of Church Answers)
    24:08
  40. 48.
    Some Surprises of the Post-Quarantine Church: An Interview with Carey Nieuwhof
    22:26
  41. 49.
    When to Keep Confidentiality with Church Members
    21:21
  42. 50.
    Five Ways to Heal the Negativity of the Election Season in Your Church
    20:37

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