13 | Thermostat vs. Thermometer


To be an effective leader, you need to be a quality thinker as well as become an efficient problem-solver, and there is no better way to solve problems than to proactively stop them before they ever even occur.

In this episode, Kenny dives into one of his favorite illustrations for leadership and proactive problem solving. Kenny has often challenged the people he has worked with to be a “thermostat” instead of just being a “thermometer.” To be effective leaders in any ministry context, we must be leaders that can set and change the “climate” of situations, not just reflect or observe them.

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Habitudes (by Dr. Tim Elmore)