Let the Foster and Adopted Children Come to Me
Families of vulnerable children often feel unwelcome in their own churches. Here are five ways to change that.
Let the Foster and Adopted Children Come to Me. Families of vulnerable children often feel unwelcome in their own churches. Here are five ways to change that.
The Bunker Is My Refuge and Strength
What living next to a doomsday prepper taught me about loving my neighbor.
The Bunker Is My Refuge and Strength. What living next to a doomsday prepper taught me about loving my neighbor. Keith Mannes. 0; tweet; link. share;
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.
I (Kyle) have seen in my own heart the temptation to craft my preaching style as a way to cover my weaknesses and play to my strengths, fearing to show any element of vulnerability.
Kyle Idleman: God Never Wastes What We Go Through
Helping people experience grace and embracing confession in pastoral ministry.
spoke with Idleman about telling the story of God's grace, eliminating the blind spots eroding our full picture of grace, and setting the right “temperature” to produce vulnerability in our
The Leadership Strength of Vulnerability
In a moment of defenselessness, my husband became a great leader.
The Leadership Strength of Vulnerability. In a moment of defenselessness, my husband became a great leader. Sabrena 1. Vulnerability removes pretense. Growing
6 Leadership Lessons I've Learned from Millennials
As I'm learning from Millennials, I'm finding hope for the future.
leader. As a female lead pastor I know the value of leading with vulnerability. I'm approaching vulnerability from a generation that has had stability. Like
Female Insights into the Christmas Story
Women bring unique perspectives when they teach the Word of God.
Instead, I allowed myself to share these new insights, as well as my own similar experiences with vulnerability and motherhood, in my teaching of the passage.
That Discussion You’re Dreading Is a Ministry Opportunity
How to dive into crucial conversations without clamming up or lashing out.
conflict. Because of this, we must learn to disagree without disengaging. This is where meaningful growth, vulnerability, maturity, and formation happens. If
Protecting Children in Special Needs Ministry
Part 2 in a series on creating a safe, welcoming space for those with physical or mental disabilities.
A typical kid could potentially walk into a room and report what happened, but there's an extra vulnerability with special needs. At volunteer trainings, continue
9 Ways to Shepherd Church Staff
How to encourage and help your co-laborers in ministry.
Share your life with them. Share your struggles and invite your staff into your life. An ounce of vulnerability can go a long way to encouraging your staff.
How to Spot Rising Women Leaders
If we want to see more women leaders in the church, we need to look for them.
We are nurturers, team builders, collaborators, prayer warriors, and strategists. We bring compassion, tenderness, transparency, vulnerability, encouragement, and wisdom.
Andy Crouch: Authority and Vulnerability
Ideal image-bearing is a balance of authority and vulnerability.
Andy Crouch: Authority and Vulnerability. Ideal image-bearing is a balance of authority and vulnerability. 0; tweet; link. share; share. expand: email; print; embed.
Life feels out of control. Is this the core of ministry?
Pastoral Vulnerability. Life feels out of control. Is this the core of ministry? It's the chosen plan of God. Modeling vulnerability. Vulnerable and out of control.
Hope Keeps Us Hungry
And our greatest testimony is found in hunger
part of me. Hope is my precious oil, mingling with tears to wash His feet. Hope, and the vulnerability it brings, is what moves His heart. Hope, and how
How to Be an Overcomer When You Feel Overtaken
Tactics for surviving uncertainty
When waiting is God's answer to your prayers about the future, uncertainty can be a taxing vulnerability in a world that functions on concrete answers.
How to Protect Your Church from Cybercrime
WannaCry takes advantage of a Windows vulnerability that Microsoft patched months before the outbreak occurred for all their supported operating and network operating systems.
3 Disaster Myths That Only Compound the Devastation
The biggest threat facing churches isn’t a disaster event—it’s how we think about disasters.
3 Disaster Myths That Only Compound the Devastation. The biggest threat facing churches isn't a disaster event—it's how we think about disasters. Jamie