Hi, I'm Les Hughes.

And I help overwhelmed pastors and ministry leaders lighten their load, grow their churches and enjoy life again.

15 Books Every Christian Leader  Should Read


Ways to Work With Les

PLN Mastermind

Learn More

Event Speaking

Book Les

The Pastor's Leadership Podcast


Pastors' Leadership Network

We talk about the things you didn't learn in seminary. 

The purpose of Pastors' Leadership Network Mastermind & Mentoring Groups is to help visionary, high capacity pastors and leaders evaluate best leadership practices so they can reach their personal and professional goals and lead their organization to accomplish their mission for maximum results.


Testimonial: Pastor Darren Mechling

Watch Darren share about his experience in a PLN Mastermind group.

Christian Resources

Subscribe to Les's Inbox Devotional Series

Video Bible University

Over 100 Video Bible Lessons to Guide You Through the Whole Bible in a Year. Lifetime Access. 

VBU is a year-long Bible survey video that only takes 15 minutes a day, twice a week. You go at your own pace and ask questions along the way.


Heaven by the Book

How much do you really know about Heaven?

This unique online course walks you through common myths about Heaven and sheds biblical light on the believer's hope.


About Les Hughes

Les Hughes is a preacher of the gospel, teacher, author, and leadership coach to pastors and executives. Les has served in pastoral ministry for twenty-nine years, with a four year stretch at Mississippi College as Chair of the Christian Studies and Philosophy Department.

Les currently serves as senior pastor at First Baptist Church Pleasant Grove in Birmingham, Alabama. 

Les and his wife Page live in Alabaster, Alabama. They have four children and eight grandchildren.

They love investing in young couples, especially those in vocational ministry.

Page and Les are also co-founders of Anchor Deep Ministries and Meanwhile Ministries, the purpose of which is to provide resources to help people anchor deep in God’s word and find meaning in the meanwhile seasons of life.