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7 Signs of a Weak Leader or Pastor
Have you ever known a weak leader? They're usually easy to spot.
Have You Forgotten What You Look Like?
"You are defined by the fact that today you can reckon yourself dead, and alive to Christ."
Ladies, Take the Mask Off in Your Ministry
"Be who God called you to be!"
Worship Leadership: The Art of Getting Out of the Way
Whether your role is worship leader, praise team member, choir member or soloist, remember that your No. 1 job is to point people to Christ.
Healthy Student Ministries Are Character Transforming
Don't approach student ministry with a conveyor belt production mentality.
Did You Spend Your Day Chasing Donkeys?
Leaders demonstrate diligence in setting priorities.
Kingdom Economics: Taking Inventory
Examine yourselves, seeing whether you are in the faith; test yourselves.
5 Counseling Models for the Local Church
Which one is right for you?
What Worked and What Didn't Work for Churches This Easter
What did your church have success with? What does it still have to work on?
How to Root Out Insecurity
Listen now to change your insecurities to securities.
13 Ways to Discern Counterfeits in the Church
"Prototypes have your DNA. Counterfeits crave your ministry."
How Serving Passionately Will Transform Your Congregation
Why would God pour more maturity and wisdom into a stagnate reservoir?
When You Feel Like There Has to Be More
When you're stuck in rut, the same old dull routine of life, there's always the story of Peter.
Are You Too Familiar?
Expect more today than you expected yesterday.
7 Personality Traits Guests Like in a Pastor
Sometimes, first impressions are lasting ones.
10 Things in Leadership That Can Drive You Nuts
It's not about the people involved, but their actions.
4 Tips for Choosing Leaders in Seasons of Growth
Implementing these suggestions will prove wise in the long run.
An Eternal Nip and Tuck
Our physical image often trumps our concern for spiritual wellness.
How You Can Find the Faith of Joshua?
Joshua was handed a difficult lot in life by succeeding Moses. Here's what he did about it.
If You Need Something to Revitalize Your Ministry, This Could Help
Find one of these and you will be on your way.
The Guide to Better Transitions in Your Weekend Services
Did you know that you could make a leap in the quality of your worship services just by paying attention to one simple thing?
Keep the Fire Burning
Drive out the mockers.
5 Things That Can Unburden a Pastor's Load
These will help pastors stay focused on what God has called them to do.
7 Things I learned About Leadership From a Poor Management Experience
If you need to slap a hand, bring a ruler and show up in person.
Research: Americans Say Christians Face Increased Persecution
The study also says American Christians complain too much.
3 Sure Ways to 'Stir Up Your Gift'
Use what you've been given to impact the kingdom.
Kingdom Economics: Minimum Wage and Eternal Rewards
In the kingdom, our motives are critical. Our eyes must be on our King and not man.
4 Ways Christians Might Respond to Cultural Change
As Christ followers, we must know how to engage culture.
4 Early Warning Signs of an Unhealthy Staff Member
The starting point is to know what to look for.
How Does a Spirit-Led Leader Lead?
Does the presence of the Holy Spirit make a difference in your organization?
Are You Propelling Forward or Holding Back Your Congregation?
We must give new and rising prophets and ministers a chance to activate and implement their gift.
4 Secret Fears Leaders Allow to Kill Their Potential
Which of these, if any, affect you?
Is Reluctant Leadership Better Than Nothing?
When people are hurting the church, someone must do something.
Gotta Love the Kids
The heart of a leader shows in how they react with children.
What Is the Future of Music in the Church?
When you look into the future, what do you see stylistically/musically?
How to Keep the People You Are Reaching
There are two particular tasks you must undertake here.
5 Times When Change Is Difficult to Accept
None of these are reasons not to change, but understanding these can certainly help us better navigate through change.
If You Want To Live With Passion, Simply Do This
Don't waste another day of living a mediocre life.
When a Pastor Falls, Is Restoration Possible?
This is not a comprehensive turnkey plan, but it does provide you with guidelines that will help you think through the process and design a plan of your own.
5 Ways to Balance the Aspects of Business and Ministry
Don't be too busy that you forget why you are in ministry.
Why Some Older Leaders Fight Change
What are you doing to keep the creative juices flowing as you get older?
6 Reasons Why Your Church Offerings May Be Declining
How are the offerings in your church? Which of the six factors are affecting your church?
3 Ways to Recover From the Post-Easter Blues
We are in this contest for life, so let's run with endurance the race marked out for us.
Kingdom Economics: While We Wait
God's Word promises us supernatural endurance.
Worship Leader, Are You Believable?
This worship leader says he's faced that question. So are you stewarding your influence well?
Amplifying Evangelism: Unplugging the Tools That We Turned Into Rules
It is important for evangelistic tools not to become rules.
Does Your Church Have Curb Appeal?
Jesus focused on personal relationships.
7 Dangers of Prideful Leadership
Be honest—with yourself and God—do you see yourself struggling in any of these areas? Is pride an issue for you?
5 Guidelines to Conflict Resolution
Conflict is no stranger to the local church. How do you handle it?