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Stepping Out of Your Boat Into the Unknown of Ministry
Obeying Jesus can be radical and scary. But this is why it's always worth it.
10 Important Questions Pastors Frequently Ask
One of the top questions is: "How do I handle church financial issues?"
Block Out the Noise
Systems are the antidote for dangerous opinions.
The Secret Sauce of Relational Evangelism in a Digital Age
How do you let people know you truly care for them?
Busting the Senior Myth That's Dragging Your Ministry Down
You may be surprised to find you've bought into this myth!
Are You Creating an Atmosphere for the Holy Spirit to Move?
These three keys give God room to do what He wants in your service.
Children Don't Need to Be Convinced to Buy a Toy
Persuasion is a tool used to convince people to buy what they don't need.
Your Most Important Ministry—Are You All In?
If you find yourself caught in the battle between ministry and raising children, this word is for you.
Start With Those Who Matter Most
Are you overlooking the obvious?
This Modern Bondage Could Be Holding You Back From Financial Peace
The Bible says that people are destroyed for lack of knowledge (Hos 4:6). Don't let that happen to you.
A Spirit-Led Leader's Fivefold Secret to Successful Meetings
I have been able to identify five keys to conducting a productive and—dare I say it?—enjoyable meeting.
Is Consensus Draining Your Church of Power?
What few realize until they're plateaued is that what is often considered a sign of health at one size is a sign of dysfunction at another.
Why You Might Be Asking Your Team the Wrong Question
Learn where to spend your energies first.
How Leaders Can Powerfully Pray in an Age of Global Terror
How should we, as Christians, respond to such tragic events, to such evil?
People Are Looking for You
Your message must be easy to find.
The Bible's Secrets to Building True Wealth
Earthly wealth can be a blessing or a curse. This is how to walk in the blessing.
Your Limitless Source of Holy Inspiration and Uncontaminated Wonder
Many people think their impurity disqualifies them from intimacy. This is a great lie from the enemy.
Have You Allowed Laziness to Creep Into Your Leadership?
If we fail to address the temptation to move toward laziness, we become unfaithful in our leadership.
Press in Before Giving Out
Our message to people in need is not randomly selected.
8 Simple Yet Profound Truths for Supernatural Business Success
The world's so-called success secrets are under the control of Satan, but God's success secrets bring lasting fruit.
Leading Your Team Into Mature Unity
Unity and maturity can elude even the best of teams because people view and value both of these elements differently.
6 Serious Stages of a Dying Church
It's not a pleasant topic, but it's one you need to know.
Chicken Is Chicken
Ministries must be differentiated.
Effective Tips for Making Your In-Home Visits Personal Yet Powerful
A personal home visit is a powerful statement of love and interest.
It Might Be Time to Dump Your Great Idea—How to Know
Take a lesson from Samson.
The Tragedy of Rockstar Ministry Leaders
These two words caused me to repent and to pray for God's help.
The Speed of Growth
Results are achieved with sustained, consistent effort.
3 Crucial Steps to Resurrecting Your Dying or Plateaued Church
My church had been on a 15-year plateau followed by a near-death experience due to a leadership conflict. Here's what we did.
Why Your Passion for Ministry Isn't Enough
If your passion is devoid of this motivation, you'll never see the fruit you want.
Scriptural and Pragmatic Advice for Lessening Your Debt Burden
New data recently released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York shows that consumer debt has reached levels in 2017.
When Automatic Is No-Matic
When in doubt, use a stick.
Clear Contrasts Between Empowering and Disempowering Leaders
Which are you?
4 Terrible Relationship Transitions Pastors Make
Ministry is all about relationships. If you miss this, you miss everything.
The Secret to Marketing Success—Revealed
Most marketers completely miss this.
Never Waste Your Sermon: 6 Ways to Repurpose Your God-Given Message
Writing blogs is just the tip of the iceberg.
Are You Counting the Costs of Leadership— and Walking in Its Benefits?
It's time for you to move from good to best.
Genuine Intimacy With God Begins and Ends With These 4 Short Words
Are your connections drawing you closer to God or pulling you further away as a leader?
This One Thing Separates Good Leaders From Great Leaders
It's not about your natural talent or ability. It's about a simple decision.
Today Is the Day
A marketing process delivers more results than a marketing tactic.
These 6 Common Attitudes Are Killing Evangelism in the Church
We can show you the disheartening statistics. But a better question is why?
Discovering Jesus' Purpose for You in Your Workplace
God calls people, not just to work in Christian ministry, but to be business leaders, government employees and entrepreneurs.
7 Biblical Steps for Dealing With Harsh Criticism
Almost every leader has encountered this issue. The question is: How does Jesus want you to respond?
Color Adds Life to Your Message
The heart of a message of hope is word selection.
A Crucial Step in Restoring Backslidden Believers to the Body
Pursuing a dropout believer requires a relationship.
Skillfully Leading Your Church Through Adversity
Adversity can hit a church in a wide variety of ways. Prepare yourself and your church with these steps.
Prepare for the Summer Giving Slump
Four tips for planning ahead to counteract this predictable downturn in your church
Do You Know Your Recipe for Success?
There are very few effective shortcuts in marketing.
Remember This Eye-Opening Principle When You're at a Confusing Crossroads
What do you do when you don't know what to do next? Start here.
What Your Social Media Followers Really Want From You
Most people aren't interested in shallow opinions, unformed thoughts or glib motivational quotes. This is what they look for instead.