By Thom Rainer on Sep 5, 2016
Sometimes I think church leaders take the most negative approaches in an attempt to encourage more people to get involved in ministry in the church.
By Thom Rainer on Aug 2, 2016
So, what if we could look into the future ten years from now, and see the characteristics of the healthiest churches in America? Would you be willing to make changes now? Take a look.
By Thom Rainer on Jul 18, 2016
Contrary to most of the indicators today, the Bible says the laity (saints) are to do the work of ministry. Most of the ministry should not be in the hands of pastors, but in the hands of the church members.
Unfortunately, we often reverse the biblical truth. We expect ministry to be done by the pastors and staff. Here are eight indicators of that reality.
By Thom Rainer on Jun 10, 2016
Okay, I have some tough news for you who are members or leaders of about 100,000 churches in America.
Change or die.
By Thom Rainer on Jun 7, 2016
Most pastors and church leaders have never received formal training in relational skills. Perhaps these seven observations of outstanding leaders will prove helpful to many of you.