This is LGBT Ally Week on our campus – a week in which the LGBT community celebrates, promotes, and engages straight allies who love and support them. It is a smart thing to do, because it showcas…
Why Church Leaders Need the Church
When you are in need, let the body serve. You will be better off for it, and you will get a chance to experience the ministry of the church to you.
10 Essential Apps for Pastors and Church Leaders
To commemorate the 10th anniversary of the App Store, here are 10 apps every pastor and church leader should have.
Advice for Aspiring Church Leaders with Pastor Hanley
Hanley gives personal parenting advice to Aaron, guest preaches at AACF UCR, shares highlights from 15 years of ministry at FCBCW, and discusses the Monday b...
10 Concerns of Young Church Leaders
Young church leaders are passionate, energetic, globally minded, committed . . . and concerned. Here are some of their concerns we must consider:
10 Tips for Small Church Leaders
How can you make the most of your small church? Read More »
What Church Leaders are Saying about V3 Cohorts
At the V3 Movement we love to work with missionally minded church leaders. Today we talk with several of them about V3 Learning Cohorts.
8 Ways for Church Leaders to End the Year Wisely
We have one month left in 2018, which means we have about 30+ days to end the year well. If you’re a church leader, I encourage you to consider these possible ways to finish the year.
David Platt: 'Church leaders, What is success?'
'What is success for you?' David Platt asked church leaders to answer in a Founders' Day chapel message concluding New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary's yearlong centennial celebration.
Church leaders gather ministry tips in Phoenix
So what? That's the question Rob Tims says he tries to answer right away when he leads a small group. Tims, a manager in groups ministry, and his colleagues at LifeWay Christian Resources led 18 drop-in training sessions to give practical skills and ideas to church leaders.
10 Things Young Church Leaders Need to Hear from Us
Nothing I say here can be applied to every older leader. We older folks are as diverse as the young church leaders to whom I direct this post.
3 Principles Church Leaders Can Learn from Machiavelli
By: Terrell CarterChurch leaders face an increasing maze of challenges in a society growing more secular. While he had his flaws, Machiavelli has three pieces of advice that are relevant for local church leaders.
❤ [NEW LIFE APP] What Makes A Good Church Leader?
My Dear Friend Last night I had the privilege of preaching a deacon ordination service for one of the young men of our church. It was a delightful time being with him, his family, and with the body of believers at First Baptist Church On any occasion such as this, you often find yourself asking, “What should I say?” Sometimes I also think,“What can I say different than I’ve said so many times before?“ Last night I felt led to preach from a…
How can I as a church leader help cultivate a culture of discipleship?
Structure your own weekly schedule to include time with younger Christians (breakfasts and lunches, running errands, regular sermon reviews, etc.). If you lead a literate congregation, ask the church for a pastoral budget for book giveaways. Have a stack of books in your office ready for spontaneous giveaways. Encourage people to read them and then call you to schedule a time to discuss the book.
What Is Christianity?
The church is not brick, mortar, stained-glass windows, or pews – it is the children of God praising, serving, witnessing, loving, and growing in the grace and knowledge of God.…
Christianity & Culture Part 10
Christianity & Culture Part 10 Note: The first 10 seconds of the recording are loud with distortion. The remaining of the recording is within normal sound limits. Please accept our apology for the recording error.
6 Signs that I Still Have Much to Learn about Listening as a Church Leader
Particularly today, I’m reminded that I don’t always listen well. Here are some signs that I still must work on listening.
Authentic Christianity 10
What Sets Christianity Apart? Grace!
What Sets Christianity Apart? Grace! 7And lest I should be exalted above measure through the abundance of the revelations, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, the messenger of Satan to buff…
Why American Christianity Is Failing Us
Text: Isaiah 43:1-7 There is a saying that has become commonplace in our home that Karla brought back from one of her living school retreats. When faced with a harsh truth we look at each other and…