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The Unique Church Alliance That's Bringing Love to At-Risk Kids
How two Houston pastors united their congregations to better serve their city.
More than half a century later, Young will proudly proclaim that there is no room for racism at Second Baptist, either, citing a level of diversity in the church that is rare even by today's
The Power of Women Helping Each Other
Follow the example of Harriet Tubman.
If this is true—if Harriet Tubman had a piece of heaven right here on Earth—why would she risk losing it by going back to rescue others from slavery?
Financial Fraud in Churches: A Major Risk in 2017
Why church leaders should assess the way they collect and record money.
Financial Fraud in Churches: A Major Risk in 2017. Why church leaders should assess the way they collect and record money. Thom Rainer and Jonathan
The Top Church Management Conferences for 2017
Training across the nation to gain knowledge in financial, legal, and risk matters.
The Top Church Management Conferences for 2017. Training across the nation to gain knowledge in financial, legal, and risk matters. 0; tweet. share.
How to Steward Your Ministry Well
What does it look like to invest in the resources God has entrusted to you?
Will you embrace this new challenge and risk the payoff, or will you sit on your hands, fearful of change, and have nothing to show for it? Read as Single Page Page:1234|Next.
Encourage More Women to Lead
Regardless of theology, we need to empower more women to use their gifts in the local church.
church. When we look first at gender, we risk pigeonholing people based on gender stereotypes and missing the incredible potential God has given them.
Kyle Idleman: God Never Wastes What We Go Through
Helping people experience grace and embracing confession in pastoral ministry.
So we put up walls, and we don't get too close because most of us know what it's like to be hurt in a significant way. But we can't have true community unless we're willing to risk that.
Leading in the Midst of Suffering
I’d helped others through trials and struggles, but dealing with my own was a new challenge.
death. But there was something about this little guy, something that drew me in, broken pieces and all, challenging me to risk the pain of connecting again.
Subtle Discrimination in Churches
Who are you unintentionally leaving out?
When we speak up about requirements that discriminate, we serve the entire body—though there's always the risk of being labeled as a trouble maker because we have a different
27 Benefits of Putting an Expiration Date On New Ministries In Your Church
Here's a great way open your church up to innovative new ideas by minimizing the risk – or at least the sting – of failure.
Here's a great way open your church up to innovative new ideas by minimizing the risk – or at least the sting – of failure. And you can try more of them out, with less risk.
Women, Calling, and Guilt
Is seminary a waste of time?
equipped for ministry. In the end, passion won the day, but the pursuit of passion is an emotional roller coaster whenever it's coupled with risk. On the
How to Make Confident Decisions
And stand by them.
Collaborating with our leadership teams can reap big benefits, but only after a private consultation with God. Without clear direction from him, we risk being swayed one way or another.
My Difficult Past Makes Me a Better Leader
The very things I saw as weaknesses, I now see as strengths.
But in reality, I was a child at risk. We had close to nothing including Christmases without gifts, days when the refrigerator was empty, and winter days without heat.
Q&A: What Churches Should Know About Immigration Law
An immigration attorney shares how churches can help immigrants in their congregations and communities.
But I caution churches against giving legal advice, which I think is a risk that happens once you start to learn some things about the law: you now want to share that with everyone you
Tips for Preventing Suicide
Take action based on the level of risk
Take action based on the level of risk. Read as Single PagePage 1 of 8. Image: Thinkstock. 0; tweet; Unfortunately, there is no miraculous human intervention that resolves suicide risk.