Pastor Search Committees often search for new pastors in response to perceived weaknesses in their previous pastors. This post warns against swinging the pendulum too far in the opposite direction.
The Bible is full of "hard sayings." This post offers 7 suggestions for how to proceed whenever you encounter a difficult biblical passage.
Every small group or Sunday school class includes individuals who make discussion more difficult. This post describes 3 Discussion Disruptors and how to deal with them.
We live in an age of outrage. It seems that everyone is mad about something these days. This post lists 7 Bible verses to read whenever you're angry.
Pastors sometimes invite others to preach in their church. This post lists 7 reasons why pastors should consider sharing their pulpit regularly.
If you are a pastor or ministry leader, you understand the reality of limited available resources to accomplish your mission. This post provides 8 practical ways to do more with less as you seek to fulfill that mission.
If you're a church member, you've probably felt like complaining about something in your church in the past. Take a minute to read this post which explains both the right and wrong ways for sharing that complaint with your pastor.
As teachers and students return to school this month, this post lists 9 practical ways that churches can serve their local schools during this upcoming academic year.
Emotions run high whenever a pastor resigns. This post describes the 5 most common responses church members have when they first hear the news.
Although every church member is part of the body of Christ, not all are equally spiritually productive. This post describes the difference in mindsets among unproductive, counterproductive, and biblically productive church members.