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Mike Bonem

Consultant, Coach, Author

Mike Bonem is a consultant, coach, author, speaker, husband, and father. He has worked with churches, ministries, and Christian leaders for over 20 years, offering a unique mix of world-class consulting and leadership experience that enables clients to turn their visions into results. Mike has written 4 books on ministry leadership, served for over a decade as an executive pastor, and has equipped ministry leaders throughout the country.

Strategic Planning

Identifying strategic priorities and developing plans to turn vision into action and ideas into results.

Organizational Design

Aligning structure and systems with vision to maximize your most important resource – your people.

Coaching

A thought provoking and creative partnership that grows your leadership capacity.

Other Services

  • Vision Discernment 
  • Speaking
  • Leadership Transitions
  • Retreat Facilitation
  • Staff Development
  • Organizational Assessment

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Books by Mike

Books for Pastors

Leading from the Second Chair

Leading from the Second Chair offers an invaluable resource to leaders who don’t serve in first chair roles, enabling them to become more productive, proactive, and fulfilled. The book offers support and practical advice for second chair leaders to serve well and improve the performance of their church or ministry.

Pastor Education

Leading Congregational Change

Congregations often resist the very changes they need to make in order to thrive. Leading Congregational Change offers proven processes and tools for revitalizing churches of any size and has been used in congregations, seminaries and denominational bodies across the country.

Pastor Education

Thriving in the Second Chair points readers beyond their external circumstances to the ways they can act and think differently. Based on countless conversations with second chair leaders, Mike highlights ten key practices that will help leaders thrive, and not just survive.

Pastor Education

Mike leverages his MBA training and church leadership experience to bridge the sacred-secular gap In Pursuit of Great AND Godly Leadership. The book draws on biblical and business wisdom to explore the critical leadership decisions that shape an organization’s future and its fruitfulness.

Teamwork

Mike offers a variety of free articles and white papers on topics such as leadership transitions, multi-site churches, hiring executive pastors, and empowering staff.

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Leading From the Second Chair

Leading from the Second Chair offers an invaluable resource to leaders who don’t serve in first chair roles, enabling them to become more productive, proactive, and fulfilled. The book offers support and practical advice for second chair leaders to serve well and improve the performance of their church or ministry.

Leading Congregational Change

Congregations often resist the very changes they need to make in order to thrive. Leading Congregational Change offers proven processes and tools for revitalizing churches of any size and has been used in congregations, seminaries and denominational bodies across the country.

Thriving in the Second Chair

Thriving in the Second Chair points readers beyond their external circumstances to the ways they can act and think differently. Based on countless conversations with second chair leaders, Mike highlights ten key practices that will help leaders thrive, and not just survive.

In Pursuit of Great AND Godly Leadership

Mike leverages his MBA training and church leadership experience to bridge the sacred-secular gap In Pursuit of Great AND Godly Leadership. The book draws on biblical and business wisdom to explore the critical leadership decisions that shape an organization’s future and its fruitfulness.

Other Resources

Mike offers a variety of free articles and white papers on topics such as leadership transitions, multi-site churches, hiring executive pastors, and empowering staff.

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