NEW Focus on the Family Article // Cultivating a Safe Space for Your Team


Behind every church door are passionate men and women living out their call to build the local church. Some thrive under their leadership umbrella, while others perform their duties in silent fear. From believing their contribution or input isn’t valued to wondering if the smallest mistake will lead to termination, many simply don’t feel safe. When employees don’t feel safe, it overflows into the culture of the church.

In this leadership article for Focus on the Family Church Resources, I share why it’s important leaders create a circle of safety and how they can do so.