The Leadership File
Counselling for Pros and Amateurs - Bob Stradling and Heather Churchill

Counselling for Pros and Amateurs - Bob Stradling and Heather Churchill

March 8, 2020

The director of Waverley Abbey College and Head of Counselling, on whether counselling might form part of a leader’s ministry

Bidding for £30,000 to help the homeless - Paul Garratt

Bidding for £30,000 to help the homeless - Paul Garratt

March 1, 2020

The Head of Business Development at Cinnamon Network UK on the new Project Lab competition aiming to support charitable efforts to help the homeless.

Worship language that honours God - Neil Bennetts

Worship language that honours God - Neil Bennetts

February 23, 2020

The songwriter and CEO of The Worship Foundation on the language of worship and how we can best lead worship in the local church.

Making decisions as a leader - Viv Thomas

Making decisions as a leader - Viv Thomas

February 16, 2020

The former International director of Operation Mobilisation and founder of 'Formation' looks at decision making as a leader. How do we hear God? what role does common sense and our own desires have within making decisions as a leader.  How can we make better decisions by learning from the bad ones. 

Leading as God intends in the kingdom of God - Bruce Collins

Leading as God intends in the kingdom of God - Bruce Collins

February 9, 2020

Bruce is one of the leaders of New Wine Cymru, sharing his experience of helping a local church in Harrow to transition towards a church  more missional and open to the Spirit. He looks at the importance of understanding the different groups in most churches: the radicals, the progressives, the conservatives and the traditionalists. A wise leader keeps an eye on each group to ensure unity as the transition is made. 

Leading Christians in the workplace - Ros Turner

Leading Christians in the workplace - Ros Turner

February 2, 2020

Ros is director of Operations with Transform Work UK and shares how to encourage Christian groups within the workplace and provides wise approaches to engaging with other faiths and religions. There are now hundreds of Christian work place Groups, many of whom are taking advantage of the equality legislation that encourages large firms and companies to make space for religious grouos within the workplace. 

Leading authentically - Will Van Der Hart

Leading authentically - Will Van Der Hart

January 26, 2020

Will is a Pastoral Chaplain at Holy Trinity Brompton. Based on his book, The Power of Belonging, Will looks at being vulnerable as a leader and how shame works against out engagement with others. He shares why 'success doesnt equal securit'y and touches on his own mental health issues and the importance of being authentically present in our leadership. Why 'fake it to make it' is lousy career advice and why he hates the phrase 'becoming the best version of ourselves'  

Leading as God intends in the kingdom of God - Dallas Willard

Leading as God intends in the kingdom of God - Dallas Willard

January 19, 2020

In a special series looking at archived versions to celebrate 700 shows, Andy Peck talks with Dallas Willard. He is now with the Lord (May 2013), but served as Professor of Philosophy at University of Southern California. The conversation from 2010 picked up on themes from his book, Personal Religion, Public Reality? Towards a knowledge of FaithIt looked at the four questions we all have to face in life, what is meant by the kingdom of God, what self denial is and isnt, how Jesus sees our role as leaders, why every work can involve God, and why the pastor needs to address 'the world' and not just their local church 

Developing the leadership in everyone - Trevor Waldock

Developing the leadership in everyone - Trevor Waldock

January 12, 2020

As we celebrate 700 shows a look back into the archives for a special 6 week series: No. 1

Andy talks to Trevor Waldock, the founding director of Emerging Leaders a charity that works with young people in Africa, India and the UK to unlock leadership potential.

The show outlines his belief that we all have some level of leadership potential. We all have the chance to write our story going into the future, and this story can involve others. Will we pick up the pen? 

David McNee

David McNee

January 5, 2020

Join Andy Peck for The Leadership File, featuring conversations with Christian leaders about their experiences of leadership. The show is aimed at leaders of churches, charities and companies.