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How Firm a Foundation for Saints of the Lord
Christians struggle with issues of identity and self-worth. Thankfully, there’s a three-step process for re-centering our identity on Christ.
Confronting the Toxic Power in Me
High-profile stories of fallen pastors can distract us from ourselves or hold up a mirror to our souls.
Surprise! A Conference for Gay Christians Has Sparked Controversy
Why Revoice has stirred debate about temptation and sin.
Pastor, Take a Vacation—for the Good of Your Church
You are not the linchpin holding your congregation together.
The Lord’s Prayer’s Hard PleaSubscriber Access Only
Does God lead us into temptation? Do we have to ask him not to?
CT Pastors’ Top 17 Articles of 2017
This year’s best practical solutions and stories of ministry failure, temptation, and encouragement.
Two Marvelous Truths Help Me Say No to Sexual Sin
As a same-sex-attracted woman married to a man, I was struggling to ward off temptation on my own power. Then God showed me I didn’t have to.
Sexual Addiction Destroyed My Pastorate
Exposing the truth was just the first step to redemption.
Why Moral Failure Happens When Ministry Is Going Great
7 characteristics of success that can lead to adultery.
Leave Me Alone So I Can Do Ministry!
When productivity replaces hospitality, we miss the point of pastoring.
We Were Seduced by PowerSubscriber Access Only
Five pastors confess their temptations to manipulate, control, and cling to worldly significance.
Slay the Beast of Ambition before It Slays YouSubscriber Access Only
3 ministry proverbs to quell competition and cultivate humility.
5 Lies Pastors are Tempted to Tell – And How to Resist Them
No one wants bad news. So we're tempted to downplay the negatives, up-sell the positives and call it faith.
Our Best on Ministry’s Dangers, Toils, and SnaresSubscriber Access Only
9 tools to help you overcome the temptations of leadership.
Tempted to Compare
One scan of social media left me feeling defeated.
Our “Holy” SinsSubscriber Access Only
Daring to face what we tend to ignore
Weekend Edition: October 16, 2015
Adult Onset Calvinism, leaders' greatest temptation, and more.
Max Lucado: Dangerous VoicesSubscriber Access Only
Don't be quick to believe what others say about you—whether it's bad or especially if it's good.
Ashley Madison and the Danger of Glamorizing the Sin We Denounce
Exposing someone to a previously unknown opportunity to sin makes us foolhardy at best, and co-conspirators at worst.
Rest Is Not an Option
The dangerous effects of our fast-paced lives on ministry
Paradise Fire Burned Most Church Buildings, But ‘the Church Is Still Alive’
Paradise Fire Burned Most Church Buildings, But ‘the Church Is Still Alive’
California pastor opens up about the most difficult sermon of his career—and the prospects for resurrecting ministry from the ashes.
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