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 are five ways you can do that.
No matter your life plan and skill set, this is the key to your success.
By Lenny La Guardia
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.
Mat Staver of Liberty Counsel says more needs to be done to protect religious freedom.
Speak life into a struggling church.
For an abundant life in this world and eternal life in the next, we need to make a divine trade.
Living through change in the good hands of an unchanging, unchangeable God
There are certainly differing opinions.
Complacency is an observable sign of a disconnect.
We would be negligent if we did not see the gospel opportunities in reaching new people who might come during one of these spikes.
Has it become the new normal for American churches to "just get by?"
Leaders must be willing to hear "no" and obey.
High-attendance days at church can be meaningful in more ways than simply putting bodies in the pews. Find out how.
By Anthony Petrucci
The pastors of Shoreline Church have provided a model for leaders grieving in the wake of family tragedy.
So what can we offer the leaders of dying churches?
Sometimes it's better to let it remain broken.
Here's a remedy for you languishing soul.
By Linda Fields
Christians influence the marketplace under the blessing of God.
What do you do in these situations?
Roaring lions seek only to devour.
There is a purpose for every season in your life. Seek Him and don't relent until you are clear on what He has for you.
By Mark Tedford
This is how the study of apologetics made this man a better steward of his family business.
This is what God meant when He gave us "dominion" over this planet.
Thunder and lightning surround decision makers.
As citizens of the kingdom, we need to regularly examine our motives.
By Di-Anne Elise
The CCC provides an environment where business and faith meet, and relationships are formed.
And it's something that will stick with you for a lifetime.
Brown Church Development Group interview
Here are five common causes of failure and how to overcome them.
By Christine D. Johnson
Read this Q-and-A with Stan Jantz, new executive director of the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association.
And, few tears are being shed over it.
The voice of one is better than the voice of many.
Every year, more than 25,000 churches host VBS and more than 3 million people experience it. Here are four reasons so many people participate in VBS every year.
By Brian Jones
Here are three ways to take your preaching skills to the next level of excellence.
Sadly, many never find a deeper connection as kids that created in them a desire to continually go deeper with God as adults.
Transfiguration was followed by transformation.
We need to realize that when God calls us "to" something, He also calls us "away" from something.
By Allen White
How to get your church's small groups past the 30 percent hurdle.
Don't let fear sabotage the plan God has for you.
Here is how to overcome a desire to quit.
If you're a novice church planter or aspire to be a church planter, this course is for you.
By Christine D. Johnson
Dr. Rice Broocks helps the church build a culture of evangelism and engage unbelievers.
The destiny of many people and our eternal rewards depend upon this.
Here are five resources a drifting leader wastes.
Millennial leaders in the body of Christ espouse a few different ideals.
Providence is God's guidance and protection in our lives. Do we as ministers believe it with the same level of conviction that we teach it?
You might stumble a bit, but the good outweighs the bad.
Do we seek the Lord or do we seek to win?
God isn't just alongside you for this journey called life; He's leading the front lines.
We simply don't have a clue as to what He has been doing.