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What Not to Say to a Preacher's Wife
What do all of these comments have in common?
7 Ways Satan Tries to Destroy a Church
The enemy certainly loves to disrupt the work of God's people. Here's what you can do.
How to Lead People to Be Driven by God's Purpose
As a pastor, one of the greatest gifts you can offer is showing people how to live lives guided, controlled, and directed by God.
7 Key Reasons Your Church Attendance May Be Declining
It could be many things, including these.
Kingdom Economics: Clean Up Your Mess
We should not sit back and expect the Lord to move us from mess to glory.
Billy Graham: Criticizing Your Pastor Is a Sin
Not only does it cause dissension in the church, but it means their hearts and minds are closed to the teaching of God's Word.
12 Benefits Your Church Might Provide Your Pastors
Your church may not be able to afford some of these, but at least it should work toward these goals for the pastors.
5 Reasons Millennial Pastors Are Not Moving to Larger Churches
Numbers and size are not their measures of success, contentment or obedience.
10 Random Things to Know About Pastors
Some of these may seem elementary, but there is a good bit of wisdom here.
MT 21 Gospel-Driven Business: Cardone Industries
Philadelphia-based auto parts leader sees employees as his "congregation."
Why Impacting Communities Should Be a Church Priority
Are we as Christian leaders doing things that matter? Do our actions and investments make an eternal impact outside the walls and halls of our churches?
Salvation Has Nothing to Do With a Feeling
Creative people solve problems even when they don't feel like it.
Is It Time to Throw in the Towel?
The water of surrender is the most powerful sip of sustenance that one will ever partake of while he or she is in the service of the King.
MT 21 Gospel-Driven Business: Trinity Mortgage Co.
Jack Gritter's business provides much more than an income.
5 Ways to Succeed in Ministry
In the body of Christ, let us not lose sight of what the Holy Spirit is calling us to do.
The Holy Spirit Leads Us to the Morning Star
One of the keys to creativity is to create during low energy times of the day.
7 Ways to Make Yourself Invaluable to a Team
No one is irreplaceable, so try doing these things to make your team better.
MT 21 Gospel-Driven Business: Cornerstone Real Estate International
Hindus and Muslims consider this Christian realtor trustworthy.
Kingdom Economics: Mixed Signals
More than ever, it is important and critical that faithful shepherds give clear biblically based, culturally relevant, Holy Spirit-empowered direction.
How Do You Remain Afloat in a Crisis?
Life is often chaotic. Jesus brings calm to every storm.
5 Signs Your Church Has Gone Too Far With Marketing
When churches become more of this than substance, church officials have crossed the line.
MT 21 Gospel-Driven Business: Divine Image Cosmetics
This 'beauty evangelist' helps women discover their worth.
8 Steps to a VBS That Attracts Families to Your Church
Can your Vacation Bible School do more than leads kids to Christ? I think it can.
How Do Leaders Learn to Lead?
Learning is a lifelong journey of small deliberate steps.
How to Avoid the 12 Hazards of Senior Level Leadership
Senior leaders are well acquainted with stress and pressure. Here's how to lighten the load.
MT 21 Gospel Driven Business: Auntie Anne's
Franchise company founder Anne Beiler used salt for more than pretzels in running her highly successful business.
15 Crazy Things That Happened at Weddings
Some of these are pretty wacky.
11 Effective Principles for Making Disciples
As a disciple maker for almost four decades, Joseph Mattera see these as "indispensible."
MT 21 Gospel Driven Business: Rustic Cuff
Here's a story of jewelry made popular through random acts of kindness.
Let Your 'Noes' Be No
You don't have to be a people-pleaser. Simply do what you believe God would have you do.
5 Mistakes Your Worship Team Makes That You May Not Notice
What are some current gaps in your ministry that you want to see filled? What are some new techniques you are implementing?
MT 21 Gospel Driven Business: The Escape Game
Company co-founder aims to 'speak life' into employees' lives.
Intentionality in What Is Said Can Take People a Long Way
When preaching, a pastor might have great theological content and understanding of culture, but will fall short in how it is heard.
Don't Tell People How to Do Things—Really?
If you've read Bill O'Reilly's book Killing Patton, do you agree with me that Patton's advice is patently wrong?
Moms in Ministry: Where's the Balance?
Here are some suggestions on how to find it.
MT 21 Gospel Driven Business: T-Town Roofing
Tulsa roofer Ricky Hanks encourages businessmen to listen to God's voice.
How Paul Engaged Culture With His Preaching
Is a refusal to engage culture in sermons biblical preaching?
The Golden Rule of Leadership
Leaders serve without concern for self.
Kingdom Economics: Painful Adjustments
The following guidelines and principles should help with a God-ordained and directed adjustment in churches.
MT 21 Gospel-Driven Business: Gigi's Cupcakes
A former country singer spreads God's love with cupcakes.
3 Ways to Minister to Your Students' Parents During the Summer
Make sure that you are using this time wisely and begin to view it as a great time to connect with and minister to parents.
America's Decline Is Fueled by Little Hunger for Wisdom
"Therefore they will eat of the fruit of their own way."
The Effective Pastor: Teach Your Congregation How to Pray
Keep in mind, most of the Lord's people want to learn to pray.
MT 21 Gospel Driven Business: New York Life
Insurance agent starts men's group to change hearts.
7 Surprises Pastors Often Happen Upon
Pastors, do you have any others to share?
If the Holy Spirit Leads You to Water, Will You Drink?
The Lord gifted us with the freedom to choose.
7 Relational Skills of Great Church Leaders
Most pastors and church leaders have never received formal training in relational skills.
MT 21 Gospel-Driven Business: Astro Pak
This precision cleaning leader seeks to "mirror Christ" in his business.
9 Things That Have Replaced Traditional Outreach in Churches
What do you think of these nine approaches? What outreach approaches are you using in your church? Are they effective?