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The Tragic Elimination of the Apostolic From the Church
Unless the body of Christ once again celebrates the ministry function of apostle, this tragedy will occur.
Women in Ministry: Called and Confident
God wants you to love being who you are. You'll be a lot more successful for Him.
MT 21 Gospel-Driven Business: Premier Automotive
Today we honor a New Orleans car dealer who makes dreams come true in the post-Katrina world.
Is Your Church Relevant in Today's Culture?
Here are five ways to see how culture has changed and how we might respond and lead our churches differently.
Draw Me Nearer Lord, but Make It Tomorrow
Taking initiative requires immediate action.
Kingdom Economics: Establishing Roots
Remember Colossians 2:6-7.
MT 21 Gospel-Driven Business: Snyder Manufacturing Corp.
This chemical compounding company gives out tracts, Bibles and other evangelistic material.
9 Reasons Why We Love Our Children's Ministers
Most churches certainly couldn't do without them.
4 Tips From Paul on Handling Dividers
Dividers want to divide your organization.
5 Reasons Church Leaders Should Pay Attention to Christian Hip-Hop
You might want to check out Spotify. This could help you communicate with some congregates better.
Why We Aren't Reaching More People for Christ
Here is the missing factor.
Message to Seniors in the Lord's Work: Never Retire
"Be thou faithful unto death," Jesus said. "And I will give you a crown of life."
Charisma Media CEO Presents Modern English Version of the Bible to Queen Elizabeth II
The Right Reverend David Conner, the Queen's pastor, accepted the special Bible on behalf of the Queen.
That Guy Has a Lot of Potential
The condition of our spirit has much to do with our potential.
12 Weird Items in Church Bylaws
You should get a big chuckle out of some of these.
Navigating the Changing Topography of Faith
Explorer Meriwether Lewis exemplified what happens to most of us when we are confronting rapidly changing circumstances.
Adding Atomic Charge to Your Pastoral Ministry
Like positively charged protons, we can minister to our people by directing their gaze to the presence of God himself in heaven.
Invite the Holy Spirit Into Your Inner Circle
Work to please God. Man-pleasing is futile.
Let's Celebrate All Women on Mother's Day
"Rejoice with those who rejoice and weep with those who weep."
How These Churches Have Transformed Their Communities
Christ wants His followers to be change agents. How are you doing that?
Memory as Ministry in the Age of Alzheimer's
The threat of Alzheimer's disease reminds us that memory is a gift. And what a powerful ministry it is.
Holy Spirit, Help Me Draw Close
Do you desire His Presence even when you don't want anything?
What We Must Do to Prepare for the Harvest
When people come to your church, do they find a place where Jesus is a priority and where an atmosphere of honor towards the Lord has been created?
Why Blogging Makes Me Better (and You Too)
Consider these 10 reasons why pastors—even busy ones—should start blogging.
7 Reasons Planning Is Important to Pastors
"Aim at nothing, and you're sure to hit it."
What Do You Want to BE When You Grow Up?
Our heart condition drives who we will BE, today.
Kingdom Economics: Confidence Establishes Success
If our confidence is based solely on what we can see, we are limited.
How to Build a Team of Excellence in Your Small Church
These three points will help you achieve the impact you would like to have with your worship team.
Why Your Vision Statement Is Overrated
It's one thing to say we have a vision. It's another thing to live it out.
How to Recover a Wandering Mind
We must actively think about God to remain in His presence.
Theological Education or Leadership Development?
Check out Every Nation Churches and Ministries' Leadership 215, inspired by 2 Timothy 2:15. It's become quite effective.
Techs Have the Calling of the Great Commission Too
Technicians are a different breed. Many are introverts who are content to stay in the back room pushing buttons and not talking to anyone. Many church techs have told me that despite trying, they have never personally led anyone to Christ—and it bothers them.
12 Stumbling Blocks to the Gospel for This Generation
Often it is not the gospel that turns people off, but the people carrying the gospel who turn them off.
How Brother Lawrence Helps Us Today
Do you seek the presence of God at work?
6 Steps to Finishing Well in Life and Leadership
What is it that keeps people from achieving what they claim to want most in life?
5 Reasons Why the Large, Single-Site Church Is Dying
Most of the large church growth today is taking place at multisite churches.
Majority of Pastors Suffer in Silence over Financial Challenges
A study also reveals that many pastors struggle to secure long-term personal financial stability.
When Do You Stop Developing a Volunteer Leader?
Here are three indicators.
An Open Letter to Worship Pastors
This is a letter of appreciation, not rebuke.
Ministering in the Midst of the Mess
Our role as kids ministry leaders and volunteers is to introduce kids and families to the One who came to clean up the mess.
Jezebel Wants to Destroy You With Thoughts of Risk
If we sit around counting the risks, we will sit a lot!
5 Keys to Working Well With Your Spouse in Ministry
Working together in ministry can be like walking a thin line. With God's grace and mercy, however, you can do it.
If You're Insecure as a Worship Leader, You're Not Alone
Just get to work doing God's will, making disciples and shining a spotlight on the glory of God.
7 Ways Church Members Should Prepare for a Sermon
What if they believed their roles as recipients of the Word are as crucially important as the sermon itself?
The First Decision a Leader Must Make
What do you pursue?
Kingdom Economics: Independent Contractors
As disciples, our callings and responsibilities are critical.
10 Ways For Pastors to Become High-Capacity Leaders
Which one of these axioms is just what you need to be a better leader this week?
The Effective Pastor: Be the Host
Sometimes, pastors give it away all too easily.
How Have You Been Planting and Watering?
Let's labor together with God.