As you look at churches in your community you may notice that they aren't growing as they once did, maybe you see that young adults are becoming less engaged, volunteer recruitment is difficult and leaders are burning out. Culture is changing faster than ever, and it's time to start having the right conversations. There is hope and there is such power in the local church. Lasting Impact, 7 Powerful Conversations that will help your Church Grow, by Carey Nieuwhof is just the book you need to help navigate through some of these issues.
One thing key to leaders thriving is their health and there is an entire chapter in the book that deals with Healthy Leaders. Eating well, exercise and diet can make all the difference when it comes to how you feel, which ultimately affects all areas of your life. Surrounding yourself with people who energize you is also a way to help you be mentally healthy. Relationships contribute to health, and healthy leaders produce healthy churches.
Lasting Impact deals with 7 topics relevant to the church today, pick up a copy and be inspired and encouraged as you ask the right questions that can make all the difference.