Do you feel like you are losing control?

Photo Props: Being an artist or creative person can be frustrating at times. We’re asked to create things that matter, connect, and are cool – but not too cool. We live our lives in the open and we have the things we make critiqued and picked apart. All of this supposedly making us better. If we…

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Helping Promote Creativity With Volunteers

Most churches don’t have the resources necessary to field a full creative team. We all know that volunteers are the lifeblood of most of our ministries. So how do we promote creativity with our volunteers? Permission volunteers to use their gifts. – Volunteers often don’t even think that churches would need or want their input….

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Preserving The New Years Creative Vibes

It’s a new year which is full of excitement and possibility. It is funny how the flip of the calendar can cause a flip in our approach to life, work, relationships, and opportunities. I think one of the best things we can do as creative leaders is to find ways to extend these feelings as…

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How Will You Fail?

We all fail from time to time and it never gets easier. But did you know there is more than one type of failure? We can fail maintaining or we can fail trying – and there’s a big difference. When we fail trying, we fail forward. We’re taking a risk. We’re attempting to do something…

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