There is nothing wrong with selling your ideas. In fact, a idea needs a good hook to be of any use.
First, you must accept a basic reality, which is this: if you have ideas about what you want to do with your position, then you’re a leader. In leadership, a new job is an exciting opportunity because it’s a chance to introduce a strong vision. Vision is essential to leadership. But it doesn’t come without trouble. Here are five realities you must accept if you’re a new leader.
For some time I have believed that in the coming century, the biggest ethical question may be, “What does it mean to be human?” Every time there’s an advancement in biotechnology, like the woman who moved a cursor just by thinking about it, we become one step closer to a gaussian fade on the line between human and computer. Someday, they say, we may all become cyborgs.
Simple 1-2minute video clips highlighting the church’s missional activity give the congregation specific handles on where their money is going. They also connect people with ministry activities, advertising what otherwise may never be known; they keep the focus on the world outside the church walls; and if done well, they inspire.