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How to Ask a Man to Mentor You
In light of #MeToo, some men are more reluctant than ever to mentor a woman.
relationship with. For instance, if you are on the worship team, you might approach the worship pastor for mentoring on a specific aspect of worship leading. Or
Getting Past the Lie of Rejection
Five steps you can take to get back on track.
Sitting comfortably on a back row of a worship center, unnoticed and safe in my own self-pity, seemed a more enticing option than working through my pain.
Mean Girls in the Church
How to become women who embolden rather than undermine
as adolescents can be mean girls, grown-ups can turn into mean women who subtly—or not so subtly—undermine, judge, and criticize the choices of other women they worship next to
Bearing the Word
Preachers carry on a tradition Mary exemplified.
But I was tired, worn out by the juggling act of the preacher-mama: studying, preaching, leading worship, attending to my flock, and teaching while being a wife, raising a toddler, doing
5 Ways to Protect Your Church
How to implement thorough policies and procedures.
Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. It is recorded as the deadliest attack on a house of worship in the history of the United States. No matter which side
Disillusioned by the Church
When organizational culture makes you wonder if you belong
The worship pastor at her church was clearly a very gifted musician. On Sundays, he consistently produced the highest quality worship program she ever experienced.
Pastors, We Need To Stop Expecting Worship Leaders To Do Our Job For Us
If the theology being presented in our churches isn't deep enough, it's not the worship leader's responsibility to make it deeper.
If the theology being presented in our churches isn't deep enough, it's not the worship leader's responsibility to make it deeper. Innovative MinistryJuly
Yes, Our Church Still Calls It Easter – Here Are 5 Reasons Why
The word "Easter" is commonly believed to have pagan roots, but many scholars are making some strong arguments that this may not be so.
other day. Why would I close that door by using a term I have to interpret? 3. Using The Word Won't Tempt Anyone To Worship Pagan Gods. The primary
Personal Branding, Platform, and Pride-Management
Promoting the message of Christ―rather than ourselves.
There are some qualities readily distinguishing one particular church from other places of worship―often through the style of music, preaching, programming, and environment within
Imagining the Next Generation of Women in Leadership
A conversation between a lead pastor and her daughter
At that point I thought maybe it would be worship ministry and I guess it could be. But there was no question about whether ministry was possible or allowed as a woman.
‘Dear Worship Leader...’
A review of Zac Hicks’s The Worship Pastor.
'Dear Worship Leader...'. A review of Zac Hicks's The Worship Pastor. For the missional, the temptation becomes focusing as much on the where of worship as on the Who.
9 Reasons to Be Thankful for Moms in Ministry
The awkward, embarrassing, and hilarious truth about balancing motherhood and ministry.
by their gumption. One young mom I know leads worship at her church while her newborn daughter sleeps on her chest in a baby wrap. Another mom
Walking in Billy’s Shoes
John Ortberg offers 6 lessons evangelical organizations can learn from Billy Graham and his team.
Engage the culture. Churches and ministry organizations have also struggled with (or worse, failed to struggle with) engaging the culture. Churches continue to wage worship wars.