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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?
4 Reasons You Need a Communications Plan for Your Church
How does your church communicate with your members and guests?
The Day After Easter
Many people went on as if nothing had changed.
Contrasts Between the Apostolic Church and the Contemporary Church
Here's what various segments of the body of Christ are doing to embrace the model Jesus and His apostles set down in the first century.
How Your Building Is Killing Your Growth
And here's what you can do about it.
How to Assimilate People Into Church Membership
Pastor, you may have a large crowd, but that doesn't mean you have a congregation.
There Is Nothing More Important in Your Life Than This
Considering what happened, it's tough to argue with that statement.
Pastors and Wives: Be Thankful for Your Marriages
As a husband or a wife in the ministry, take time to sit down and write out a list of why God has blessed you with your spouse.
How to Pray for Your Church as Paul Did
Here are seven prayers that Paul prayed for the churches he knew. You would do well to use them too.
First, Do No Harm
The goal of leadership is to leave people better than we find them.
6 Drucker Principles for Leaders in 2016
Management guru Peter Drucker's innovative insights on social economies were ahead of his time.
10 Commandments for Pastors, Politics and Social Media
Politics is a challenging subject for a pastor. Remember who you are and who you represent before you speak out.
Rethinking Discipleship: Begin With the End in Mind
"Tell me and I will forget; show me and I will remember; involve me and I will understand."
Take 5 Minutes to Save a Life for Eternity
It took over 40 years for the opportunity to say thank you.
Kingdom Economics: Reversals
As sons and daughters of the most high God, we know that any negative reversal can change into something good.
What You Need to Be Teaching Young Men About Sex
Pastors and ministry leaders, this is the right way to do it.
6 Common Mistakes Churches Make on Social Media
Are there some that you can correct for your church's social media accounts?
Who Told You to Try Again?
We learn from mistakes that trying again may not be God's will.