Time, Not Money, Is The New Church Commitment Currency
Church giving patterns are changing. Here are 5 ways to get our churches ready for that reality.
Innovative MinistryMay 07, 2018. Time, Not Money, Is The New Church Commitment Currency Church giving patterns are changing. Here are 5 ways
How to Make Finding a Mentor Less Awkward
Three shifts in the way I thought about mentoring freed me.
Do you have time in your life for this kind of commitment? What is this person expecting of you? How will this impact the other relationships in your life?
Lead Well Alongside Men
5 tips for co-laboring for the kingdom
healthy and effective leadership alongside men in the church. 1. Solidify your commitment to mutuality and co-laboring. If you're going to lead with men, or
8 Ways You're Appreciated
We asked male leaders why they're thankful for you.
shakers in the national church scene—like Jo Saxton, MaryKate Morse, Bethany Hoang, and Danielle Strickland—who model in powerful ways to me a commitment to understanding
How to Advocate for Singles in Your Church
Minding the margins to draw everyone in
Conversations with some of these faithful single volunteers, however, sounded very similar: they had a high commitment level to the church, but expressed that they did not feel that the
8 Guidelines for Ministering to Men
A nuanced alternative to the Billy Graham Rule that views men—and ourselves—first as being in the image of God.
with a man. It happens when we have left ourselves open to emotional need because of a lack of commitment to the work of marriage. In Harvard Business
God’s Crowdsource in East Harlem
This church is building relationships and contributing to economic shalom by supporting local businesses.
God's Crowdsource in East Harlem. This church is building relationships and contributing to economic shalom by supporting local businesses. José Humphreys.
Preaching Grace Rather Than To-Do Lists
When we share five ways to be a better parent, what are we communicating about the gospel?
But how often do our sermons end with ways our people can improve? If your relationship with God is important to you, you will make a commitment to talk to him every day.
Lord, Deliver Us from Passive-Aggressive Conflicts
Every church has elephants in the narthex. Here are four ways to root them out.
She alleges this is due to their lack of commitment.) She does amazing work with the website and social media, so other church leaders hope this counterbalances her abrasive manner.
5 Essentials to Build Trust in Your Ministry Team
Lessons from the life of Nehemiah
When we face reality and say what everyone knows but does not want to publicly acknowledge, we demonstrate a commitment to truth and instill confidence in our leadership.
The Tenacity of Women Leaders
Being a woman leader is hard, yet so many of you courageously live out your calling—and I’m thankful.
minister or pastor. And while that fact utterly frustrated me, it also brought a smile to my face thinking about your determination and commitment. Of course
4 Myths about Responding to Spousal Abuse
Despite our good intentions, these misconceptions can turn a bad situation worse.
But that is also why he hates abuse. Paul says marriage should reflect the order and commitment within the Godhead, and thus should depict Christ's sacrificial love for the church.
When It’s Time to Quit
“Finish what you start” isn’t always good advice.
Even Jesus warned about a lack of commitment: “No one who puts his hand to the plow and looks back is fit for service in the kingdom of God” (Luke 9:62).
More Than a Club
A case for church membership in a culture that views it as odd or optional.
Pastors lament declining “enrollment” and a wave of religious commitment- phobia that was uncommon a generation ago. Trend #3: Low Commitment.
The Pastor's Currency is Influence
Are you spending it wisely?
The Pastor's Currency is Influence. Are you spending it wisely? Lee Eclov. 0; tweet; link. share; share. expand: email; print. We recommend this Building Church Leaders training tool:
Leadership Without a Title
We can learn from the influential life of Sarah Edwards.
lived her life. Cultivate Intimacy with the Lord. Sarah's unswerving commitment to the Lord was built on a foundation of personal intimacy. Her husband