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Amplifying Evangelism: Unplugging the Tools That We Turned Into Rules
It is important for evangelistic tools not to become rules.
Does Your Church Have Curb Appeal?
Jesus focused on personal relationships.
Learn How to Remain Kingdom Minded!
7 Dangers of Prideful Leadership
Be honest—with yourself and God—do you see yourself struggling in any of these areas? Is pride an issue for you?
5 Guidelines to Conflict Resolution
Conflict is no stranger to the local church. How do you handle it?
4 Reasons You Need a Communications Plan for Your Church
How does your church communicate with your members and guests?
The Day After Easter
Many people went on as if nothing had changed.
Contrasts Between the Apostolic Church and the Contemporary Church
Here's what various segments of the body of Christ are doing to embrace the model Jesus and His apostles set down in the first century.
How Your Building Is Killing Your Growth
And here's what you can do about it.
How to Assimilate People Into Church Membership
Pastor, you may have a large crowd, but that doesn't mean you have a congregation.
There Is Nothing More Important in Your Life Than This
Considering what happened, it's tough to argue with that statement.
Pastors and Wives: Be Thankful for Your Marriages
As a husband or a wife in the ministry, take time to sit down and write out a list of why God has blessed you with your spouse.
How to Pray for Your Church as Paul Did
Here are seven prayers that Paul prayed for the churches he knew. You would do well to use them too.
First, Do No Harm
The goal of leadership is to leave people better than we find them.
6 Drucker Principles for Leaders in 2016
Management guru Peter Drucker's innovative insights on social economies were ahead of his time.
10 Commandments for Pastors, Politics and Social Media
Politics is a challenging subject for a pastor. Remember who you are and who you represent before you speak out.
Rethinking Discipleship: Begin With the End in Mind
"Tell me and I will forget; show me and I will remember; involve me and I will understand."
Take 5 Minutes to Save a Life for Eternity
It took over 40 years for the opportunity to say thank you.
Kingdom Economics: Reversals
As sons and daughters of the most high God, we know that any negative reversal can change into something good.
What You Need to Be Teaching Young Men About Sex
Pastors and ministry leaders, this is the right way to do it.
6 Common Mistakes Churches Make on Social Media
Are there some that you can correct for your church's social media accounts?
Who Told You to Try Again?
We learn from mistakes that trying again may not be God's will.
3 Ways to Make Easter Weekend Special for Your Church Family
Do these things, and you might just prompt people to return.
How You Can Worship God With Tech Gear
I used to think the worship team members were "the people who lead music on the platform."
When Should I Hire an Executive Pastor?
It is a rare thing to find a church that has grown past this number of members without the addition of someone in this role.
Meek Is Not Weak
Inner peace comes from knowing who hides you.
5 Reasons to be Grateful for the Local Church
And they are based on a foundation of Scripture.
How to Keep the Volunteers on Your Worship Team Motivated
Building and managing a team is the most rewarding and, at the same time, the most challenging endeavor a worship leader can undertake.
12 Things Pastors Least Like About Their Jobs
Incredibly, the responses to a survey were quick and numerous.
5 Ways Pastors Can Impact the Businesses of Church Members
Church leaders have a critical role in the establishment of the kingdom of God in the marketplace.
I Choose to Believe in Miracles
God has not changed. The same God who parted the Red Sea is your God too.
Why You Should Put Your Church's Future in God's Hands
It all involves faith-filled planning.
What Has Happened to Genuine Relationships Within the Church?
It becomes a real concern when the unchurched become jaded and offended when their church experiences are less than friendly.
Stay in Your Own Lane
Here's why double-minded leaders are ineffective.
Pastor's Wives, Your Support for Your Husband Matters Immensely
Here are five ways you can do that.
Cultivating Kids' Devotion to God
Formula-driven children's ministry has dominated the modern church. Often as a result, many curriculum developers have limited rather than empowered what children are expected to do in ministry.
New Law a Major Victory for Pastors Who Refuse to Compromise the Bible
Mat Staver of Liberty Counsel says more needs to be done to protect religious freedom.
How Dare You Call a Church Dead!
Speak life into a struggling church.
Kingdom Economics: Trading for Abundance
For an abundant life in this world and eternal life in the next, we need to make a divine trade.
Mark Rutland: Funeral Drums, Life and Transition
Living through change in the good hands of an unchanging, unchangeable God
Will Contemporary Worship Kill the Choir?
There are certainly differing opinions.
I Don't Care Enough to Pray
Complacency is an observable sign of a disconnect.
The 4 Common High-Attendance Days in Churches
We would be negligent if we did not see the gospel opportunities in reaching new people who might come during one of these spikes.
Jonathan Cahn Proclaims Isaiah's Prophecy At United Nations
Churches Continue to Face Budget Shortfalls
Has it become the new normal for American churches to "just get by?"
My Gut Says Yes, but the Holy Spirit Says NO
Leaders must be willing to hear "no" and obey.
9 Reasons You Should Make the Most of Big Days for Growth
High-attendance days at church can be meaningful in more ways than simply putting bodies in the pews. Find out how.
Turning Tragedy Into Heartfelt Ministry
The pastors of Shoreline Church have provided a model for leaders grieving in the wake of family tragedy.
7 Ways Churches Should Die With Dignity
So what can we offer the leaders of dying churches?