Whiteboard Wednesday

These 3-8 minute videos are ideal for equipping leaders and leadership teams with insightful, applicable tools. Videos are posted each Wednesday.
The change pyramid and mental models
Whiteboard Wednesday

The change pyramid and mental models

On today's Whiteboard video, Scott Lokers shows how lasting and deep transformation does not occur through events, trends, or structures, but through changed mental models, which represent what we believe...
Read More
The church as a learning organization
Whiteboard Wednesday

The church as a learning organization

On today's Whiteboard video, John Messer names a challenge that churches, ministries, and many organizations face in the liminal season: How to create entirely new structures, processes, and forms of...
Read More
Breaking free from binary thinking
Whiteboard Wednesday

Breaking free from binary thinking

Whether we recognize it or not, we are conditioned to approach decisions with a binary thinking mindset. But binary thinking tends to be limiting and polarizing. On today's Whiteboard video,...
Read More
How do we lead when we don’t know where we are going
Whiteboard Wednesday

How do we lead when we don’t know where we are going

On today's Whiteboard video, Scott Lokers asks a pertinent question: How do we lead when we don't know where we are going? Watch the video to join Scott in reflecting...
Read More
The power of questioning
Whiteboard Wednesday

The power of questioning

When in a liminal season, people are naturally drawn to what they are used to, and find comfortable - traditions, institutions, mental models, and so on. How can we help...
Read More
Our Hebrews 10 opportunity
Whiteboard Wednesday

Our Hebrews 10 opportunity

In the liminal state thatĀ isĀ COVID-19, Hebrews 10:24-25 are oft-cited verses that have been interpreted differently by different pastors and leaders. Does not giving up "meeting together" imply that we must...
Read More
Learning to be less anxious
Whiteboard Wednesday

Learning to be less anxious

Can we actually LEARN to be less anxious? Thankfully, the answer is yes! And learning to BE less anxious is critically important when living and leading in the liminal state...
Read More
The Liminal Season
Whiteboard Wednesday

The Liminal Season

This video begins a nine-part series called "Leading in the Liminal State." To start the series, Leadership Development and Systems Catalyst John Messer helps us to consider how to lead...
Read More
Multi-Tiered Budgeting (2Q’2019)
Whiteboard Wednesday

Multi-Tiered Budgeting (2Q’2019)

Even as we actively pray and plan for an exciting and impactful future, we believe that now is an ideal time to resurface some of our favorite Whiteboard videos. "From...
Read More
Leading Via Video Conference – Whiteboard Wednesday, COVID Edition – Episode 4
Whiteboard Wednesday

Leading Via Video Conference – Whiteboard Wednesday, COVID Edition – Episode 4

On today's whiteboard, Scott Lokers shares some helpful things he is learning about leading via video conferencing. Give the video a watch!
Read More