Can you hear me?

It’s very frustrating when we feel that we have a broken communication connection. When we feel unheard. When it seems that people are not…

Hidden Figures

Inspired by the book, and film, Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly, Kyria wants to focus on women leaders who were massively effective…

Friendship in ministry

We pray to God for each of us as leaders that He will give us the wisdom and strategies needed to invest in deeper friendships for our own…

Greenhouse Seasons

My Dad used to have a greenhouse and when I went into it in the summer to get something, the heat was always so intense. I felt super…

Coming Down The Mountain

Studies show that mountaineers are most at risk coming down from the mountain rather than up. Summiting a mountain is a daunting prospect,…

Fellowship fights fear

Know this... you are NOT on your own, you have help! Kyria's values include collaboration and championing each other. We recognise that…

The Four W’s of Leadership

A leader’s life is busy. There is always something requiring our response; some crisis, some pastoral demand, something that hasn’t been…

Leading with Confidence

One of the questions I have tried to answer is this, ‘What does confidence look like?’ Not surprisingly, the question that follows on from…

Coaching and Mentoring – Investing in Yourself

Thirty years ago, coaching was largely used to support the transition needed with talented yet cantankerous executives. Now it is a…

Lids are for Lifting

There’s been an interesting side effect to society’s changing perspective regarding women and leadership; many women are finding the need…

Lessons of a Rookie Leader

When I first got saved I used to look at leaders as if they were God Himself. I thought they were super-spiritual people who floated…

Our identity in Christ and in the Church

Our identity in Christ should have a direct influence on our relationships within the society, or community, of believers – the church. In…

Clearing the road for others to follow

Kyria has an awesome mandate to encourage, equip and release women to take up the roles of leadership they are called to. This is a…

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Finding your pace

Do you remember what it was like to walk alongside your Dad when you were only a child? I remember being close to a run to try and keep…

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Do it for the next generation

In the end, one of the things that made me decide that rocking the boat was my only option was the knowledge that if I stayed and kept my…

Mentoring: Give What You Have

Don’t ever let anyone tell you that ministry isn’t lonely. All of us who have any word that means “leader” in our role description know…

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He fights for you

A different kind of guest post today. This is from Erika Croxford - songstress, pastor, poet. I'm sure we can all identify with what she…

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Looking after your own vineyard

We all want to lead well and so we may have taken on more than is needed. I had to learn to 'grow my No to bless my Yes'.

Who was Kyria Anyway?

We don’t know her real name, but this Kyria was obviously a woman of great influence for John to take the time to write encouraging her in…

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The mama bear leader

As God would have it, I have had some lessons to learn about ‘myself the person’, which subsequently meant I had some lessons to learn…