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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.
3 Ways to Make Easter Weekend Special for Your Church Family
Do these things, and you might just prompt people to return.
How You Can Worship God With Tech Gear
I used to think the worship team members were "the people who lead music on the platform."
When Should I Hire an Executive Pastor?
It is a rare thing to find a church that has grown past this number of members without the addition of someone in this role.
Meek Is Not Weak
Inner peace comes from knowing who hides you.
5 Reasons to be Grateful for the Local Church
And they are based on a foundation of Scripture.
How to Keep the Volunteers on Your Worship Team Motivated
Building and managing a team is the most rewarding and, at the same time, the most challenging endeavor a worship leader can undertake.
12 Things Pastors Least Like About Their Jobs
Incredibly, the responses to a survey were quick and numerous.
5 Ways Pastors Can Impact the Businesses of Church Members
Church leaders have a critical role in the establishment of the kingdom of God in the marketplace.
I Choose to Believe in Miracles
God has not changed. The same God who parted the Red Sea is your God too.
Why You Should Put Your Church's Future in God's Hands
It all involves faith-filled planning.
What Has Happened to Genuine Relationships Within the Church?
It becomes a real concern when the unchurched become jaded and offended when their church experiences are less than friendly.
Stay in Your Own Lane
Here's why double-minded leaders are ineffective.
Pastor's Wives, Your Support for Your Husband Matters Immensely
Here are five ways you can do that.
Cultivating Kids' Devotion to God
Formula-driven children's ministry has dominated the modern church. Often as a result, many curriculum developers have limited rather than empowered what children are expected to do in ministry.
New Law a Major Victory for Pastors Who Refuse to Compromise the Bible
Mat Staver of Liberty Counsel says more needs to be done to protect religious freedom.