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
When a follower decides to leave a church, cause or movement, it's almost always because one of these three promises has been broken.
Excitement is not the essence of execution.
Our responsibility is to stay connected to the Source and observe all that He has told us to do.
Are you faithfully discharging the duties God has given you and are you living up to the calling with which you are called?
Pastors are recommended to focus their messages this year on these subjects.
Leaders are the first to welcome accountability.
These "marketplace" pastors are incredible servants who fill a huge need among American congregations.
By Chris Huff
What a guest needs from us is trust and confidence in this area.
Why do we often merely prune ministry due to fear or politics when we really need a fresh start?
Hiring a new leader is a matter of prayer.
Sadly these days, this has become a necessity.
By Bj Pridham
Perhaps praise and worship, using our whole being—mind, body and soul—are indeed a fitting response for all Jesus has done.
Will your church remain faithful to the end and participate in the remnant church?
The team is either divided or unified.
"Let us not grow weary in doing good."
By Tim Smith
Don't allow your younger parishioners lose interest.
A recent study by LifeWay Research points to ways churches can encourage pastors to stay.
Mistakes lead to excellence.
Here are 10 challenges pastors' wives face of which others may not be cognizant.
Discover how to find God's healing and abundance through the Lord's Prayer.
Is the bleak outlook on this vocation, especially concerning relationships and life in general, due to work overload, stress and unreasonable expectations? Or is it something else?
Slippery slopes can cause big falls.
Here is why we should develop the same mindset.
By Chris Brown
Churches should help the members of their congregation find fulfillment together in Christ.
There is a difference between a stunt and devotion.
Do you think it is worth it?
By John Bevere
Here's how God's grace empowers you beyond your natural ability.
Church planters should consider attending the Breaking Barriers pre-conference at Exponential East this year.
If pastoral work were easy, people would be lining up to volunteer.
As followers of Jesus, we have an opportunity to be different in the workplace.
A recent LifeWay Research study yielded some pretty interesting results.
It's not about me.
It's time to leave behind the things that have kept you from greatness in your walk with Christ.
Here is how two gifted, unique artists have integrated their talents with their belief in the sacred.
These individuals have an inner strength that certainly makes God smile.
God's direction is clear and steady.
And by disruptive, it doesn't mean what you think.
By Shawn A. Akers
Playing their specific sport isn't the only job Christian athletes have.
Sometimes we need to expose these things to improve the local church.
Leaders make things happen through creativity.
The Word is filled with examples of where the Lord surprised His people in big ways.
By Brian Cosby
Many self-professing Christians today cherry-pick the Scriptures for a feel-good faith.
As a person who has been preaching and attempting to implement strategies, I have come up with the following essentials necessary for effectiveness in kingdom ministry.
Here's how you can detect someone is unhappy before they leave your church.
By Dee Ann Turner
Fostering people's dreams catapults the business into a whole new realm.
You can be both. Here's how.
The greatest tragedy is not death but life without purpose.