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Summer 1986: Energy & Endurance

Volume 7
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In this Issue
FROM THE EDITOR
SECRETS OF STAYING POWER
An interview with Ben Haden
ARE WE OVERWORKED?
Habitual busyness may be more a state of mind than a reality.
JUGGLING THE MINISTERIAL ART
Keeping everything aloft is a tough act. Before long something is bound to drop.
To Intervene or Not to Intervene
To Intervene or Not to Intervene
At times you feel obligated to enter a problem situation—without an invitation. How do you proceed prudently?
Lashed to the Mast
Lashed to the Mast
With so many voices wooing us away, it's not easy to cling to our essential task.
IDEAS THAT WORK
Getting adults excited about missions
THE BREAKING OF A PASTOR
Early events shape a lifetime of ministry.
IS IT TIME TO LEAVE?
When have you accomplished as much as you're going to? Here are ten questions to help you decide.
WHY I'VE STAYED
The long-term investment often yields the biggest returns.
THE MAKING OF A GOOD LITTLE CHURCH
Working well and working big are not necessarily the same thing.
The Church as Platypus
The Church as Platypus
How do you lead that odd combination of business and family?
TURNING WEAKNESS INTO STRENGTH
When disease strikes your body, your entire ministry feels the pain.
KEEPING A KEEN EDGE
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