Archive for August 2013

Dealing with Troublemakers in Mediation

In mediation, there are always going to be folks who seem to want to disrupt the process. Perhaps they don’t really understand what mediation is, perhaps they don’t want to compromise or perhaps they simply want to mediate but are unable to due to conflicting emotions. Certainly one way to deal with these folks is…

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Troublemakers in the Church

There are always folks in any congregation who are troublemakers. Usually it often wrecks a church, and rarely resthey want things their way and oppose leadership or the pastor. Many of these people are big givers (or thought to be big givers), or in smaller congregations charter members or members of the dominant family (often…

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