By Bruce Johnson on Aug 10, 2013
Over the past five decades, an insidious trend has crept into American preaching--and not only are most pastors unaware of it, they've embraced it!
By Jared Moore on Jul 6, 2015
The tempting pull toward celebrity is everywhere, including ministry. Check yourself against this list.
By Kathleen And Kevin-Neil Ward on Jan 29, 2014
Could you be bold enough to guide the entire congregation through the process of "preaching"?
By Erik Raymond on Feb 4, 2014
We read, listen, talk, think, integrate, pray and listen. This is what we do. "In one very real sense, pastors don’t know what is original and what is not."
By Philip Ryken on May 14, 2014
John Calvin, the great reformer, is an excellent model if you're looking to develop your preaching skills.
By Carl Trueman on Jul 14, 2014
Years ago I caused trouble when I started my message by declaring that it really did not matter if the pastor was an adulterer or not.
By H.b. Charles, Jr. on Jul 21, 2014
Good preaching is a partnership between pastor and congregation, pulpit and pew, the one who preaches and the one who listens.
By Chris Hefner on Sep 29, 2014
Sometimes leadership lessons are caught as much as they are taught.
By Lane Sebring on Mar 10, 2015
Being a pastor is unlike just about any other profession. Because of the holistic nature of the work, we tend to take on "pastor" as an identity and not just a career.
By Charles Stone on Apr 21, 2016
The ‘measure up mentality’ can suck the joy out of ministry. By applying a few simple ideas, you can stay positive and encouraged in your ministry even when you feel you don’t measure up in the eyes of others.
By Charles Stone on May 6, 2016
Here are a helpful set of questions about effective leadership pastors should ask themselves and ask about those who serve on their staff.
By Peter Mead on Jun 1, 2016
In the path of the preacher there are many landmines – hidden explosives that can do untold damage to your ministry. Whether you’ve been preaching for a couple of years or for half a century, why not take some time to prayerfully work through this list?
By Taelor Gray on Jul 22, 2016
Growing up in church, I used to think of pastors as heroic, super-powered leaders who were almost like enhanced human beings. For me, they were moral superiors operating beyond the scope of failure and “common” struggle.
By Joe Mckeever on Jan 1, 2017
See how they treated Jesus? Expect the same for yourself, pastor.
By Lance Witt on Feb 27, 2017
I am not exempt from the needs of my humanity simply because I am a pastor or ministry leader.