Local Church Ministry

Jumpstarting One of Your Church’s Most Essential Ministries

It’s happened to nearly all of us. You open your car door. You sit in the driver’s seat. You fasten your seatbelt. You insert the key into the ignition. You turn the key, and…nothing happens. You turn the key again, and…still nothing happens. You turn the key again, hoping that the third time is the… Continue reading Jumpstarting One of Your Church’s Most Essential Ministries

Baptist Life

A Broken Heart in Eastern Kentucky

Note: I originally wrote this post as a guest blogger at kychurchplanting.com.  I am re-posting it on my site as well.  This post is longer than usual for me, so please accept my apologies in advance!  Thanks for reading. Allow me to introduce myself.  I am a Kentucky Baptist.  Specifically, I am an eastern Kentucky… Continue reading A Broken Heart in Eastern Kentucky

Local Church Ministry

When Good Intentions Are Bad

(Image courtesy of iosphere at FreeDigitalPhotos.net) Is there ever a situation when good intentions are actually bad?  Absolutely!  Good intentions are bad if you never act on those intentions.  You’re left running on a spinning wheel, going nowhere.  This is true in your personal life, your personal spiritual development, and your personal ministry. The solution… Continue reading When Good Intentions Are Bad