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4 More Church Finance Lessons I Learned The Hard Way
Money touches everything we do, but most pastors haven't been taught as much about it as we should have been.
5 Church Budgeting Lessons I Learned The Hard Way
Money isn’t the goal of ministry. But it is a tool – and an important one.
The Hard Truth About Pastors’ Pay
Why figuring out fair compensation for ministry leaders is difficult.
The Pastor’s Pay in 2019 and BeyondSubscriber Access Only
Emerging trends for how the ministers of today and tomorrow will be compensated.
9 Principles For Creating An Annual Budget In A Small Church
With the possibilities for small church budgeting being so flexible, are there guidelines that are universal? I believe so. Here are nine of them.
No, A Church’s Budget Is Not Always A Reflection Of Their Priorities
Compassion, worship, discipleship and evangelism don’t need to be in the budget to be a priority. They just need to happen.
Imagining a Virtuous Capitalism
Free-market ideas grew in a religious and moral soil. We need to replant them there.
5 Purchases Your Church Should Make Before Its Next SplurgeSubscriber Access Only
The new coffee bar can wait. These things can’t.
On Easter, Megachurch Backs Pastor Indicted for $3.5 Million Fraud
Kirbyjon Caldwell has used business as an extension of his Houston ministry for decades. Now, a Chinese bonds deal has gotten him in trouble with the SEC.
5 Ways Your Church Could End Up In CourtSubscriber Access Only
These true stories reveal the need for awareness and prevention.
Lead Us Not Into Scandal
While some other evangelicals stumbled in national news, Graham's Modesto Manifesto kept him from falling.
No Figurehead Founder
To glimpse Graham's dynamic leadership style, look no further than his founding of Christianity Today magazine.
Make the Most of Your Rented SpaceSubscriber Access Only
Five solutions for mobile churches.
4 Assumptions Pastors Can No Longer Make About Church Giving Patterns
While it’s still  true that people stop or slow their giving when they’re unhappy, that is no longer the only reason for a drop in giving.
When Good Charity Looks Like Giving Out Cash
We’re used to buying the poor what we think they need. Is that the best we can do?
The Evangelical Case for Wealth Creation
Lausanne and BAM Global respond to Ron Sider.
Benny Hinn Is My Uncle, but Prosperity Preaching Isn’t for Me
As part of the family empire, I lived a life of luxury. Then doubts began to surface.
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The Cautionary Tale of Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker
Their sins and scandals were extreme, but it’s too easy to dismiss them as an aberration.
Churches No Longer Face Overtime Pay Increase
Does mandated time-and-a-half help or hurt ministries? Experts weigh in.
A Journey Through the Strange, Scary, and Awe-Awakening World of Video Games
What can this medium—even its most violent expressions—teach us about our deepest aches and longings?
Top Story April 23, 2019
Theology of the Future
Theology of the Future
Bible scholars, theologians, and philosophers used to work together. N.T. Wright believes they need to do so again.
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