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Church Health And Growth: Are Pastors Responsible For Outcomes?
We are responsible for the tasks we have been given, but not for tasks we have not been given.
What To Do When Your Ministry Passion Doesn’t Match Your Ministry Skill Set
You can apply the skills God gave you without denying the passion he planted in you.
Pastoring the One When You’d Rather Pastor the Ninety-Nine
Personal attention is a minister’s inefficient imperative.
Between Doing And Delegating – The Essential Step To Overcome Pastoral Burnout
You can’t do everything yourself. And you can’t delegate tasks to people who haven’t been discipled. They have to be equipped first.
Planning for Ministry and Still Unsure about Where to Go to College?
Let me give you my recommendation.
14 Observations About The State Of Christian Denominations Today
Denominations that support and enhance the biblical mission of the local church will thrive. Those that don't will continue to decline.
A Call for Jesus-y Evangelicals
We need leaders marked by the living presence of Jesus that inspires men and women to bold faith.
Can God Really Speak Through Committees?
These meetings are dry, contentious, and sometimes crucial for discerning God’s will.
How To Avoid The Trap That "Just A Little More" Will Fix Your Church's Problems
If you want to be happy with where God takes you, be content with where God has placed you.
Why You Can't Predict Church Growth, But You Can Predict Church Failure (And, Thankfully, Church Health)
Church growth is a mystery. Church failure is predictable. Church health is what really matters.
Before Your Congregation Dies: 6 Proactive Options For Your Church Property
Just as my identity is not in my body, a church’s identity is not in its building – or it shouldn’t be.
Wheaton's New Partnership with Christ Fellowship Miami: How You Can Earn Your M.A.
These new Master's students will study in Chicago in the summer and Miami in the winter.
11 Significant Differences Between 1 Church Of 1,000 And 10 Churches Of 100
The church has always been blessed by our differences.
Pastors and Power: Part 4
What Does It Look Like to Embody Gospel-Shaped Power?
We Do Small Church A Lot, Why Aren’t We Doing It Better?
What would happen to small churches if we changed the way we talk about them?
Power and Pastors: Part 3
Jesus schooled the world on how to understand and exert power.
The Most Successful Pastor You’ve Never Heard Of
No matter what you think success in ministry looks like, this pastor is the real deal.
Should We Rethink the 30-minute Sermon Lecture?
Our message should encompass both Scripture and our congregants questions.
Churches That Play Together Stay Together
Pastors report the congregational gains of letting loose as a body.
Power and Pastors: Part 2
Too many Christians fail to consider the propensity leaders have to abuse power.
Top Story April 26, 2019
Sri Lankan Sunday School Was ‘Willing to Die for Christ’ on Easter. Half Did.
Sri Lankan Sunday School Was ‘Willing to Die for Christ’ on Easter. Half Did.
Amid funerals and fears after ISIS-linked attacks, Christian leaders across the island explain how they are guiding the faithful on mourning and Muslims.
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