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Personal Challenges

When leaders face personal difficulties, an eldership struggles. In my discussion with Buddy Martin, Buddy talks about how the elders at the University congregation have drawn closer during this pandemic, even though they are dealing with personal challenges.

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Leading Transition

All leaders face the challenge of leading during a time of transition. Buddy Martin, with the University Church of Christ in San Marcos, TX talks with Bob about leading transition. He shares information about how they continue to work together through the transition of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Leading in the Northwest

In our continuing discussion about leading during a pandemic, Jabez Harlan talks about how the leadership in the Northwest have grown during this time. He also shares timely advice to help others who are leading.

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Appointing Elders During A Pandemic

Jabez Harlan serves as an elder with the Spokane Valley Church of Christ. This week, he sits down with Bob and talks about the process of appointing new elders during a pandemic. He also discusses the journey and all they have experienced before, during, and after they were appointed.

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The Nature of Growth

As I continue my discussion this week with Bill Zuker, he focuses his attention on how the elders have grown through the challenges of the pandemic. The relationship of the elders and the congregation continues to grow, as they improve their leadership.

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Power of Leaders

Bill Zuker serves as one of three elders in Mannford, Oklahoma. I had a chance to visit with Bill about the congregation in Mannford and the impact of the pandemic on the congregation and their leadership, as well as, how the have handled the situation.

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Growing as Leaders

Adversity provides opportunity to grow, and as the recent pandemic has proven, leaders are growing. In my discussion with Don Riddle, he continues to talk about how the leaders at the Robinson and Center congregation have grown as a result of these events.

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Focus of Leadership

Each week, we focus on elders that serve congregations across the country. Don Riddle, an elder with the church in Conway, AR, spends time with us this week to talk about the focus of the elders at the Robinson and Center congregation. Their efforts are improving the development of the congregation.

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Relational Leading

Dean Murphy continues our discussion about leading during a pandemic. In this second conversation, Dean focuses on areas related to growth among leaders and how they connect relationally with members of the congregation during this time.

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Leadership Challenges

Dean Murphy serves as an elder with the Bear Valley Church of Christ in Denver, CO. Dean took time to visit with Bob about the challenges of leading a congregation during the pandemic and how to lead through it.

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