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CENTERBOARD: Wanted — Servant Leaders

January 2010
By: Tom Lothamer
"You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their great ones exercise authority over them. It shall not be so among you. But whoever would be great among you must be your servant, and whoever would be first among you must be your slave, even as the Son of Man came not to be serv...
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CENTERBOARD:Decision-Making During Change —Part 2

October 2009
By: Tom Lothamer
My last article broached the subject of decision-making during change. I wrote about how centers engage in the process and what information they need in order to make appropriate changes. I also addressed the issue of who should be involved in this process. Our ministry recently hired an Associate ...
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CENTERBOARD: Decision-Making During Change

July 2009
By: Tom Lothamer
Pregnancy care center leaders regularly respond to this column, and often their comments and questions lead me to the subject for the next article. That's what happened this time. A director wrote: I enjoyed your web article in the At the Center magazine concerning who's the boss when it comes to...
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Centerboard: Which Model Are You?

April 2009
By: Tom Lothamer
Is it a "working" or "policy-setting" board? In discussions with a prospective board member, I was outlining her responsibilities. At one point in our conversation, she promised that, if her membership on the board were approved, she would be a "working" member. I knew from her past history what s...
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CENTERBOARD: Keep On Keeping On

January 2009
By: Tom Lothamer
In the Fall 2008 ATC Centerboard article, I focused on the subject of prayer as being a key ingredient in our walk with the Lord and the pursuit of successful board governance. Recently I came across this study note from the Life Application Bible (Mark 9:29) that really spoke to my heart: Prayer...
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CENTERBOARD: Where Is Your Ministry's 'Boiler Room'?

October 2008
By: Tom Lothamer
The story is told of a group of visitors to Metropolitan Tabernacle in London. They wanted to meet the great English preacher, Charles Haddon Spurgeon, and see the sanctuary, his office, and the education rooms. Spurgeon himself guided their tour, but they were surprised when he said, "Let me show y...
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