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Is Seminary Part of Your Calling?
Sitting at the feet of Jesus might mean getting a degree
And if that's not till I'm 50, that's okay. In the meantime, he is maturing me, training me, and preparing me for the future.”. Read as Single Page Page:1234|Next.
Planning a Pastor’s Retirement
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Where do pastors in your church fall in this spectrum? Do they have a plan for retirement? And what is your church doing in order to help ensure pastors have future success?
FEMA Faces Discrimination Lawsuits from Texas Churches
Churches flooded by Hurricane Harvey claim the agency violated the First Amendment.
Use resources like When Disaster Strikes, Planning for Emergency Evacuations, and Serving as a Disaster Relief Team to help safeguard against future events and also to learn how
Ministry in the Present Tense
Unshackle yourself from the tyranny of the past and future.
6:11). Jesus does not mean that we should ignore the future. 4:5). View past and future with sanctified skepticism. Vocational mindfulness does not ignore the future or the past.
5 Takeaways from the Clergy Housing Allowance Ruling
What a federal judge’s opinion does—and doesn’t—mean at this point.
3. Churches should continue to designate housing allowances for their ministers for 2018 and future years until the housing allowance is conclusively declared unconstitutional by the
3 Reasons to Heed Limits in Your Leadership
As leaders, we naturally get frustrated by limits. But we can use them to our advantage.
about. Not only was it something that I would enjoy, but also it would enable me to be closer to my family and be helpful to the future of The 4Sight Group.
A Conductor of Community
Gail Song Bantum turned a love of music into a life of ministry.
Their friendship soon evolved into a long-distance relationship, and in the midst of each of them rising out of their continued grief, Gail and her future husband, Brian, simultaneously
Five Ways to Invest in the Next Generation of Leaders
Practical tips for raising up more women in ministry
These girls are the future of the church, and that gives me incredible hope. An essential ingredient for healthy leadership is the ability to raise up other leaders.
Love Thy (Immigrant) Neighbor
Women leaders play a unique role in helping refugees and immigrants settle into the community.
She will be grateful to hear you speaking her heart language (even if imperfectly). Perhaps she'll also be more receptive during future interactions. Read
Wanted: New Church Methods for New Church People
Changing the world with the Gospel of Jesus is less likely to happen using traditional methods with every passing year.
The days of landing on one particular church format, then promoting it as the right way to do church can't end soon enough. Future Church Possibilities.
Trusting God When the Future Is Unknown
Will we enter God’s Promised Land for us in full faith?
Trusting God When the Future Is Unknown. Will we enter God's Promised Land for us in full faith? Read as Single PagePage 1 of 2. 0; tweet; email; print.
Bring Your Full Self to the Table
When we allow God to use our full identity, amazing ministry can follow.
At that moment, Kang realized that saying “Here I am, Lord,” has nothing to do with fully knowing or understanding your plans for the future. Rather, it
6 Leadership Lessons I've Learned from Millennials
As I'm learning from Millennials, I'm finding hope for the future.
6 Leadership Lessons I've Learned from Millennials. As I'm learning from Millennials, I'm finding hope for the future. As I do, I'm finding hope for the future.
Clues for Your Calling
Understanding your spiritual gifts can help you determine the work to which God has called you.
others including Junia. The prophetic types listen to God and articulate his perspective, either about the future or into a present-day situation. God has
You Are Needed
The church—the entire body of Christ—needs women leaders.
Me? I wanted her to see something bigger, shinier, and perhaps a bit higher-paying for me. But she saw pastoring in my future, and a pastor of sorts I eventually became.
3 Disaster Myths That Only Compound the Devastation
The biggest threat facing churches isn’t a disaster event—it’s how we think about disasters.
traditionally. We can no longer rely on the heuristic that previous disasters are a good indicator of the sorts of disasters a community may face in the future.
BREAKING—New Overtime Pay Rules Put on Hold
Injunction delays December 1 implementation of new salary threshold.
remains uncertain. Watch for further updates on ChurchLawAndTax.com and future issues of Church Law & Tax Reportand Church Finance Today. This
Take Ownership of Your Development
Women are often overlooked for leadership development. Take matters into your own hands.
That gift of leadership development, however, became my expectation. I thought that I deserved intentional investment like that from my future leaders.