Transitioning Church Leadership
After a long and faithful ministry, how do you know when and how to move on?
In this interview, Peter Lewis, retired Lead Minister of Cornerstone Church in Nottingham, is joined by his successor John Russell to talk with FIEC Church Leadership Consultant Ray Evans about considering retirement from ministry and how to transition leadership to the next generation.
00:00 – Coming to the end of your ministry
05:22 – Holding on to ministry in retirement
08:19 – Leadership teams’ role in aiding retirement
11:42 – Jumping generations in leadership transition
16:45 – Filling big shoes in ministry
19:08 – Why can it be hard for senior leaders to work with a team?
24:44 – Transitioning to retirement
This interview was conducted in 2019.