Ministry Today proudly presents Greenelines, a new blog from Dr. Steve Greene.
Dr. Greene writes on a wide range of topics important to leaders, church administrators and young leaders in development.
He has lead business organizations, served as a dean of a college of business and lead as a senior pastor. Greene's primary focus is to equip the leaders of saints.Read Greenelines
Here's why this fruit of the Spirit should be cultivated every day.
By Nelson Searcy
Here's why a first career in business is great preparation for starting a church.
There is a biblical plan for this.
Didn't Paul preach about continuous improvement?
Is your pastor unprepared or unwilling to preach this important message?
Do you display these characteristics?
These are all red flags when it comes to outside media's perceptions of pastors.
Our path determines our destiny.
By Dr. James R. Russell
Honoring God in the marketplace yields an abundance of spiritual fruit.
By Ken Walker
How God has led some pastors out of the pulpit into significant ministry opportunity.
Is this term still relevant?
Here's how effective leaders nurture.
You don't have to compromise the truth of God's Word to be creative with your sermons.
By Taylor Berglund
Barnhart Crane and Rigging shows how significantly business can impact the church.
Does your family life take precedence over your ministry?
Are you always looking at the bigger picture?
Strong church leaders can dethrone the dominion of sympathy addicts.
Did you know that God uses a very predictable process to build your character?
Lukewarm leadership is unstable.
The Hebrew word has a powerful meaning.
There rarely is a simple explanation for the decline of a church. It could be a combination of these factors.
Even if you have no interest in urban settings and ministries, please read this. It concerns your duty with the Great Commission.
Effective leaders demand process over outcomes.
He says one thing leads to behavior and beliefs that are, frankly, deadly.
By Wil Lake
Here's how one church is helping business.
Far too many gifted student pastors flame out in their transition to senior pastor. Why does this happen?
Time management is a matter of choice.
We are more than conquerors and have the infallible Word of God. We have the Spirit of the living God inside of us and the right to use the name that is above all names.
Here's why worship leaders should get back to the simplicity of moving God's heart.
Do you want your church to become stronger and healthier? Check this out.
"Teach us to pray the leader's prayer."
Here are some ways your church can deal with this if it comes to light.
Here's why top leaders should pursue excellence biblically.
Who will pray for America?
Reading about these misconceptions might clear up a few things.
Pastors are divided about when divorce is sinful and whether or not they would perform the wedding of someone who is divorced.
Grace is often confused with weakness in a leader.
Sisters, you were made to be a vessel of the "ezer" strength of God, so don't settle for anything less!
Look into the lives of today's kids and you'll see interesting facts that are a reflection of their native culture. Here are 20 of them.
Teach the difference between urgent and important.
Talent matters, but wouldn't you rather your worship leader have slightly less talent with strong character?
Here's why you should never let a story hijack a sermon.
Here's why the quest to be last of all is crucial.
When we unintentionally exclude the Holy Spirit from church services, we unintentionally miss the benefits of His power.
Age discrimination in the hiring of church staff needs to be investigated.
How authority should flow isn't the issue.
Evaluating your church's health is a tough task. This can help.
However your church does it, consider making baptism a public spectacle that can lead to more gospel conversations among those who are watching.
When they won't do what you asked them to do.