By Ray Hollenbach on Oct 28, 2019
We are loaded down with so many "shoulds," we find ourselves paralyzed by the inability to apply what we know.
By Charles Stone on Apr 15, 2021
Somebody once said there are two things in life we can’t avoid, taxes and death. I’d like to add a third, discouragement. Church leader or not, you will face it. It’s an inevitable part of life. Here’s how I’ve learned to defeat discouragement.
By Lance Witt on Jan 15, 2018
Ambition is a blessing and a curse. When it is God-directed and Spirit-managed, it can bear tremendous fruit. But when it is hijacked by self and ego, it can leave a wake of destruction in its path.
By Sermoncentral on Sep 4, 2019
"I discovered that Americans need someone to give them permission to rest weekly."
By Peter Walters on Feb 9, 2022
I think we don’t take seriously enough the fact that taking care of our bodies is a spiritual issue.
By Outreach Magazine on Jul 11, 2018
Busy teaching pastors need time away from the pulpit to study, pray, rest, and refocus on the goal.
By Steve Smith on Mar 17, 2022
If we do not understand our own limits in this life, we will never be content, satisfied or happy!
By Peter Mead on May 13, 2021
The rest of the Bible is built on the foundation of Genesis, and so preaching it enough and preaching it well are very important. Here are three errors to avoid.
By Sermoncentral on Apr 6, 2022
We cannot love what we do not linger over.
By Leigh Ann Carey Looyenga on Nov 3, 2016
Are you tired? Worn down by the pace of life and ministry? Do you feel like the abundant life may not be for ministry leaders?
By Carey Nieuwhof on Nov 17, 2017
"What hidden factors threaten to make or break you as a leader and as a person?"
By Charles Stone on Apr 21, 2022
Although we intuitively understand how to refuel ourselves, we often don’t do it. He challenged us to ask why we don’t.
By David J. Lose on Aug 25, 2020
Perhaps our largest challenge is to overcome the disconnect most Christians experience between what we do on Sunday and what we do the rest of the week.
By Lance Witt on Apr 13, 2022
I am not exempt from the needs of my humanity simply because I am a pastor or ministry leader.
By Alphonetta Wines on Feb 21, 2013
We are called upon to bring the word: Sunday morning, Bible studies, funerals, conferences, civic events. Is it any wonder that there are times we have nothing fresh to say?