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As ministers of the gospel, we are called to rely upon the Bible as our number one source of power and lead others to it.
We have all gone through classes and presentations on leadership, but how much has that training focused on the very important faith aspect of being a leader?
Knowing the 'why' of your ministry is important. How to find the 'why' of your ministry.
What is the point of telling others about the three angels of Revelation? Read the author’s applications of these special messages for today.
So many people who know about the pre-Advent judgment are terrified of it. Should they be?
Expand your understanding of discipleship from what we do to who we are—and then how we convey that to our members.
A personal story of God calling Michael to keep his eyes fixed on Jesus, and to remain serving as a pastor. Three suggestions for walking on the water through the min...
Why do pastors leave the ministry during the autumn season?
Seven practical tips for pastors to develop and maintain self-denial in their leadership.
Why are people leaving the church? How do we help church members and bring intentional change to our church? What is God asking of us? What does it mean to be a past...
What does it mean to be a leader? Five components of a Christ-centered approach to help leaders grow to support the mission of the church.
Why do people not like to forgive? How do we forgive and embrace forgiveness?
What does ministry look like in the new testament? Three ways that pastors can enable and empower their church members to become active ministers in their communities.
Acknowledging that Ellen White's writings are an important, inspiring resource that should be utilized by Adventists as a means of growing closer to Jesus.
Why does the church believe that Ellen White's writings were guided by the Holy Spirit, and are a true manifestation of the Spirit of prophecy?
Is it appropriate to disclose confidential information? Are there limits to confidentiality? Seven best practices to help clergy maximize the benefits of confidential...
What is the difference between the “work of the Lord” and the “works of the Law”?
What is the meaning of community? What do we learn about community from the early church? Seven strategies to improve church community.
The importance of asking for the Holy Spirit on a daily basis.
Why is it so hard to stand alone, even as a pastor? What does conformity have to do with Christianity? What is 'constructive conformity'?
Should we be cautious about AI? How are we already using AI and what are some AI solutions to look for?
How should the church respond to the advancement of technology in today's world?
What causes barriers to church growth? What can we do to overcome these barriers?
A book review - Lead Like It Matters: 7 Leadership Principles for a Church That Lasts - by Craig Groeschel, Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan Books, 2022 — Nelson Silva
Reviewing the book "Lead Like It Matters: 7 Leadership Principles for a Church That Lasts" by Craig Groeschel
Who were the disciples? How were they different from each other? How did this diverse group of people come to work together and love each other?
Experiencing happiness—producing fruitfulness - A pastor’s reflection on Psalm 1 — Kenroy R. Campbell
What is happiness? How does one become happy? What does happiness produce?
Too often, we become caught up in our own emotions and interests and forget what it truly means to be a follower of Christ. We must strive to let go of selfishness an...
Looking at recent research on pastoral stress and pastors' childhood trauma in the United States. What can we learn from the startling insights from this research?
Pick up some good ideas on how to strengthen your church(es).
Valuable lessons for pastors from the fall of Jericho in Joshua 5.