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Pastor, Here's How You and Your Church Can Pray for America in 2018
Just think what would happen if each pastor and church in America established a service or observance on the National Day of Prayer.
Have You Worshipped Any of These 6 Sacred Cows in the Church?
Many churches fail to recognize our agonizing spiritual battle, one that 97 percent of church members fight every day.
Don't Miss Church Extension Plan's New Investment Rates!
When you invest with Church Extension Plan, your money will not only earn more, it will achieve more.
5 Undeniable Traits of a Fantastic Boss
Whether you're leading others in a ministry setting or at a business, these principles ring true.
R.T. Kendall: Why the King James Version Has Led Many Christians to Develop a Wrong Theology
"This is where they got it wrong."
What to Do When Your Church Hits a Plateau
It's important to understand that the longer your church has been plateaued, the longer it's going to take to get it going again. There is tremendous power in momentum.
Pastor, God Is Calling You to Rise Up as a Prayer Warrior Today!
Pastor-prayer-warriors practice these 12 habits.
7 Ways You May Be Unknowingly Hurting Yourself
Church leaders rarely realize they're doing these things.
'This Time I Will Praise the Lord': Where You Place Your Focus Matters
The God who saw Leah in her pain also sees you.
Too Busy to Die to Self
The cross will quickly flip your focus.
Rick Warren: Here's Why You Should Stop Trying to Make Fast Decisions
A wrong decision is wrong no matter how quickly you make it.
Are You Willing to Get Your Hands Dirty to Dig for a Valuable Leader?
The leadership shortage has a simple answer.
Escaping the Internet's Dangerous Hold on You
You might want to get rid of your smartphone. Here's why.
District Court Calls Minister's Housing Allowance Unconstitutional
This decision does not come as a surprise.
Finding the Silver Lining to Your Frustrating Trial
Our God loves us more than we can comprehend.
Ask Yourself This Question to Rekindle Your Passion for Jesus
Our relationship with Christ is supposed to resemble a very personal love story.
Creative Suggestions for Millennials Trying to Overcome Debt's Crushing Burden
The cost of Obamacare falls much more heavily on the young, and bad economic policies have kept many young people out of the workforce.
Leader, You Can't Afford to Be Scared of Correction!
In a world afraid of offending others, you must choose to be one who welcomes accurate rebukes.
3 Practical Ways You Can Care for Leaders Under You
The question is, how can we care for our small group leaders?
4 Principles Every Leader Should Know About Building Trust
Trust is a deep issue, especially when it comes to the next generation.
Why the Fear of the Lord Is Crucial to Keep Your Church Unified
Jesus expected the church to remain in a state of fear of the Lord.
2 More Highly Effective Influencing Skills You Need for Successful Leadership
Altogether, there are four influencing skills that form the foundation you need in order to lead others to change.
10 Steps to an Absolutely Awful Life—And 10 Steps to an Abundant One
These common habits guarantee that you live a mediocre, halfhearted existence.
Fighting the Real Marketplace War
Let's embrace these marketplace battlefield truths.
Should Christians Use Bankruptcy?
So it's a good season to talk about bankruptcy.
This 3-Year-Old Sheds Light on How God Feels About America's Recent Tragedies
Devastating hurricanes, fatal shootings and political unrest—here's what God thinks about it.
5 Pastor Types Who Make Life Hard for Their Successors
You have nothing to prove in the comparison game.
Have You Overlooked These 2 Highly Effective Influencing Skills?
There are four fundamental principles to leadership influence that are 100 percent within your control. Here are the first two.
Are Worship Songs an Idol in Modern Churches?
We attend worship events to hear our favorite bands and sing our favorite songs, but are we really connecting with our Maker?
Biblical Principles to Guide You Through the Digital World With Integrity
Although Paul did not know of the digital world, his teaching implies that our digital presence must be kept in balance to run our race effectively.
What the Las Vegas Shooting Can Teach Us About the Power of Our Words
As you face the chaotic commotion of each day, remember that you have a choice to use the tool of your tongue to either supernaturally transform us or terrorize.
11 Dangerous Things That May Happen When You Leave a Church Quickly
Even staff members surprisingly leave rapidly at times. Here's what might happen if you do that.
Discovering the Joy-Saturated Call God Has on Your Life
Do you know what God's purpose is for you?
A Biblical Response to the New Anti-Leadership Culture in Many Evangelical Churches
Scripture is unapologetic in holding up the value and the example of leadership. Leadership matters to God.
Do You Need a Business Administrator or an Executive Pastor?
There are many similarities, but here's how to discern your church's underlying need.
4 Reasons to Strongly Believe in Pastors
Ronnie Floyd, former president of the SBC, is a staunch believer in local church pastors. Here's why.
Why the Church Needs Financial Transparency
Being open about money may help you realize more of your vision.
6 Super-Unhealthy Leaders to Avoid
You would be wise not to follow these six types of leaders.
The Biblical Strategy for Passing Your Fiery Trial With Flying Colors
Will you sing when your world is imploding?
How to Deal With Information Overload
We are constantly fed new information we can't effectively analyze and implement.
Strong Leaders Carry These 4 Passionate Desires
The greatest leader in all of history is Jesus. Here's how to lead like Him.
4 Short Questions to Maximize Your Kingdom Impact
Living in a fallen, broken, sin-invested world, it's easy to lose our focus on what's really important.
Dear Pastor, Are You a Shepherd or a Hireling?
For years, we've been told not to be confrontational and not to address controversial moral issues lest we offend the world and drive away the lost. May I ask how that non-confrontational has worked for us? It hasn't!
The Leadership Skill No One Wants but Everyone Needs
Don't expect people to follow you unless you do this.
Irrational Exuberance and Fear: Your Unexpected Enemies
Every believer has a mission to fulfill.
This Pivotal Switch in Thinking Could Trigger America's Next Great Awakening
Clearly, God is up to something monumental.
Good Leaders Start With Their Families
I don't simply want my children to survive my ministry life. I want them to thrive.
Humble Leaders Exude These 10 Desirable Characteristics
What else would you add to this list?
5 Practical Ways to Hurdle the Obstacles Between You and Your Destiny
Giants love to intimidate you. Don't give in.