I’ll Make Coffee but Don’t Ask Me to Be on the Board

Why people resist serving on church* boards and ways to spiritualize board culture.

*Note: This discussion pertains to spiritual/religious communities such as churches, synagogues, mosques, temples, etc., as that is my direct experience, but some non-profits may experience these challenges. I use the terms church and



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Marilyn Flower

Writer, sacred fool, improviser, avid reader, novel forthcoming, soul collage facilitator, prayer warrior and did I say writer? https://linktr.ee/marilynflower