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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.
Are Your Church IT Policies Too Restrictive?
Promote collaboration across church staff with these key reminders.
This give-and-take will give you the influence you need and set an important precedent when the time comes for you to say “no” to a future idea. Communicate the reason.
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
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
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
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.
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.
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 Report and 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.
How to Be a Spiritual Mother
We all have a responsibility to guide younger leaders.
I looked ahead and saw a future with obvious signs of aging, aches and pains, cultural alienation, and my precious children leaving home—it all felt negative and a big overwhelming.
Reaching a New Generation with the Bible
We can no longer depend on methods that worked 20 years ago.
doubt, and wrestle with the text. Hope for the Future. God's truth hasn't changed, and Scripture is just as important today as ever. But I wonder how we
How to Steward Your Ministry Well
What does it look like to invest in the resources God has entrusted to you?
Maybe it's investing in the launch of a new location or expanding a ministry of your church. Maybe it's reorganizing your team and realigning the structure to prepare you for the future.