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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.
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Compassion, worship, discipleship and evangelism don't need to be in the budget to be a priority. They just need to happen. Innovative MinistrySeptember
The Best Way To Reduce Money Problems In A Local Church
When a church is making disciples a whole lot of problems get better or go away entirely – including finances.
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state it. Discipleship. Making Disciples Beats Raising Funds. When a church money to it. Discipleship Makes Everything Better. Discipleship is not a magic pill. If we
Does Attracting A Crowd Make Discipleship Harder?
Going along with the crowd has never been the Jesus way. Standing apart from the crowd? Now that sounds like Jesus.
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Church LeadershipMarch 22, 2018. Does Attracting A Crowd Make Discipleship Harder? Drawing a crowd to church may not be the best way to start people on a path to discipleship.
‘What Should I Do to Become a Pastor?’
I work for a seminary, but my advice for aspiring ministers doesn’t start there.
Part of my discipleship strategy with him was reading Scripture, as well as books from the Chronicles of Narnia. He learned to read, and I learned how to do life-on-life discipleship.
Stop Complicating Ministry: The Smaller The Church, The Simpler We Need To Keep It
Ministry will never be easy, but it doesn’t have to be as complicated as we make it.
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trying to emulate the processes used by big churches, and start asking “what's the simplest way to do great ministry, strong worship, engaging fellowship, deep discipleship and effective
How to Ask a Man to Mentor You
In light of #MeToo, some men are more reluctant than ever to mentor a woman.
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Or, as the discipleship pastor, you may approach the discipleship pastor at another church in your denomination to learn from him about his discipleship strategies.
Lord, Deliver Us from Passive-Aggressive Conflicts
Every church has elephants in the narthex. Here are four ways to root them out.
ones described above. Dealing with elephants in the room transforms immature behaviors into critical discipleship moments for your team. When I suggest
Should a Church Own or Rent Vehicles?
Two church leaders weigh in on this question.
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buses. “We don't really drive our big bus a ton—maybe 10 times a year,” said John Schaefer, assistant executive pastor for discipleship and care. “So
How to Make Finding a Mentor Less Awkward
Three shifts in the way I thought about mentoring freed me.
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is an act of hospitality within the Christian community, it takes the anxious expectations out of the equation and allows mentoring relationships to foster inclusion and discipleship.
One And Done: Why Small Church Discipleship Is Always A Moving Target 
In a small church, it doesn’t take long for everyone who’s interested in a specific discipleship program to finish it.
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In a small church, it doesn't take long for everyone who's interested in a specific discipleship program to finish it. The Small Church Discipleship Dilemma.
Pastor’s Confession • Tax Refund Denial • More Sanctuary Churches: News Roundup
This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
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'I apologized and sought forgiveness from her, her parents, her discipleship group, the church staff, and the church leadership, who informed the congregation. . . .
New Music Is Not Worth Fighting For – So What Is?
Change may be necessary. But we need to get there by fighting the important battles, not the trivial ones.
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Better discipleship is a cause worth fighting for; Reaching new generations is a cause worth fighting for; On the essentials like outreach, worship, prayer and discipleship.
4 Steps To Start Moving From Teaching A Crowd To Equipping The Saints
Teaching requires two things: a competent instructor and receptive students. Equipping and discipling require much more.
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Discipleship requires a relationship because equipping the saints is far more than downloading information. Discipleship requires a relationship because
Unresolved Relationship Issues
Recognizing, addressing, and helping others deal with transference.
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We were in the second week of a five-month discipleship program when one of the participants casually said, “I can't tell you how much you remind me of my mother.” I knew she was
The Ministry of Absence
Why Henri Nouwen warned pastors about becoming "too available."
The Ministry of Absence. Why Henri Nouwen warned pastors about becoming "too available.". Stephen L. Woodworth. 0; tweet; link. share; share. expand:
Why We Need Single Women Leaders
The unique challenges and powerful insights of unmarried ministry leaders
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It includes articles that explore trends in women's discipleship, examine research on women and leadership, highlight women who are making a difference, and grapple with the unique
Ally or Adversary?
Relationships between female leaders are often marked by competition and contempt. It doesn't have to be this way.
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It includes articles that explore trends in women's discipleship, examine research on women and leadership, highlight women who are making a difference, and grapple with the unique
Sabbath Is More than Rest
Everyone wants a break and more time off, but Sabbath offers more.
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This practice did, indeed, feel holy and was instrumental in my growth and discipleship as I gained a tenuous grasp on the complexity and constancy of Scripture.
Is Church Growth The Best Way To Make More Disciples In Your Neighborhood?
In addition to “how can we break through to the next size level?” we need to ask “is bigger really better in this situation?"
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about. But when we assume that addressing the church growth question will also answer the discipleship question we have our priorities backwards.
5 Preaching Styles In 25 Years (Here's What I Changed And Why)
Our language keeps changing, our common experiences are fewer, and universal illustrations no longer are.
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Our language keeps changing, our common experiences are fewer, and universal illustrations no longer are.
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