Recognizing the call of God requires Spirit-given discernment and insight from others.
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Dear Lord, please give me a mega ministry when I burn out.
How two pastors are helping people integrate faith and work.
I don't fit the typical definition of a "strong" leader, and I am glad I don't.
When pastoring a church plant became a living hell, I thought I was done with ministry.
Jason Meyer's calling to succeed John Piper at Bethlehem Baptist Church was clear but not easy.
A conversation with Jonathan Falwell.
How a doctor showed me that efficiency can be another word for the sin of impatience.
Our editors have compiled our best on Calling topics from the archives. Here you'll find ground-breaking, honest, wise coverage that sets Leadership Journal apart.
Pastors often become preoccupied with their approval rating instead of their pastoral integrity, but pastors must remember that they were not called to please their congregation.
A disconnect at home has a variety of causes.
Common reasons why spouses don't always support the call to ministry, and why the minister is sometimes at fault.
So what exactly is a call to ministry?
Authoritative ministry is grounded in a genuine calling.
Be faithful where you are while you wait for God's call.
John Ortberg reveals how he received his "call" after 30 years in ministry and how he learned that the call is not always as glamorous as it sounds.