3 Essential Leadership Podcasts for 2017

Mary Wiley

Feb 6th

Have you jumped into podcasts? There’s no better way to take your learning on the go in 2017. You’d be hard pressed to come up with a subject that is not covered in a podcast somewhere, so pick what you want to learn and do some searching. Not only are podcasts great ways to learn new skills and about new interests, but they are great for honing your leadership and your understanding of Scripture. We know you are busy, and podcasts are great for commutes and when you are working out.

Below, you’ll find three podcasts that we suggest for leaders like you:

1. 5 Leadership Questions featuring Todd Adkins and Barnabas Piper

Subscribe here: http://www.lifeway.com/leadership/5-leadership-questions/

Each episode covers five leadership questions with different guests. The aim of the podcast is to inform and encourage Christian leaders whether they serve in the pastorate, the business world, non-profits, or on a volunteer basis. Todd and Barnabas want to help leader grow in character, knowledge, and skills and do so in an enjoyable way. Some conversations will be more serious while others will be light-hearted. Their hope is that these conversations will build up leaders no matter their position. Guests include Lecrae, Paul Tripp, Simon Sinek, Tim Challies, Christine Caine, Rebekah Lyons, Jennie Allen, Tony Evans, and Ron Edmondson.


2. Rainer on Leadership featuring Thom Rainer and Jonathan Howe

Subscribe here http://thomrainer.com/podcast-2/

Rainer on Leadership is your online home for leadership lessons for the local church. This twice-weekly podcast provides practical training on important issues for church leaders and pastors. Guests include Louie Giglio; Jared Wilson; Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr; Nik and Ruth Ripken; and more.


3. WORD Matters featuring Trevin Wax & Brandon Smith
Suscribe here https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/word-matters/id1105022702?mt=2

Word Matters is a podcast dedicated to helping Christians understand some of the most confusing passages of the Bible. Hosts Brandon Smith and Trevin Wax, along with special guests, help the audience both understand why the passage is difficult and how to teach it to others. Word Matters is sponsored by the Christian Standard Bible. Join guests like Russell Moore, Jen Wilkin, Tom Schreiner, and Preston Sprinkle from Season 1, with more episodes coming soon.

Check them out. We’d love to hear the big takeaways you find as you listen.