Episode 012 Self-Esteem & Failure

This week on the podcast Alex and Chris dig into some research on self-esteem and how it relates to pastoral failure. Challenging some prevailing assumptions, the pursuit of self-esteem is fraught with risks. We get into some really good stuff on this. Hope you enjoy!...

Episode 010: Getting to the Root Issue – Acknowledging the Problem

It would seem like such a simple thing – to acknowledge when we have a problem – but it is often the most difficult step in the process for any leader, or organization, to admit that there is a problem. The problem, is that it’s pretty hard to fix a...

Episode 009 Family Systems & Triangles with guest Eric Ford

Have you ever experienced challenging interpersonal dynamics, but been unable to name it? This episode will help you make sense of the relational triangles that are operating around us all the time but we may struggle to see. Podcast: Play in new window |...

Episode 008 – Getting to the Root Cause Part 2

In the recession of 2007/2008, I (Alex) lost everything. It took me years to fully get past that failure, in part because I wasn’t dealing with the real issues. As many of us are facing unknown futures, I hope my story may spare you some unnecessary pain and...