Articles for Pastors

Persevering Through Seasons of Ministry Discouragement

Persevering Through Seasons of Ministry Discouragement

"Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness."
Faithful Preachers Are Forgetful Preachers

Faithful Preachers Are Forgetful Preachers

"Faithfulness to Christ requires a holy sense of self-forgetfulness."
Should You Delete Politics From Your Digital Life?

Should You Delete Politics From Your Digital Life?

"I was disgusted by the amount and tone of the coverage."
The Poverty of Time

The Poverty of Time

We live in a day of overload and overcommitment. Because of that, some now speak of TIME POVERTY: our inability to stop, to slow down, to process, reflect and sabbath.
12 Preaching Tips from Charles Spurgeon

12 Preaching Tips From Charles Spurgeon

"Charles Spurgeon is arguably one of the greatest preachers in the history of Christianity."
List of Pastors' Retreats and Getaways

List of Pastors’ Retreats and Getaways

"Here are some free or discounted retreat opportunities for pastors."
When The Pastor Has an Affair

When the Pastor Has an Affair

Don’t forget the pastor’s family. They have felt the greatest amount of betrayal.
How to Make Your Church Feel Smaller Than It Is…and Why You Should

How to Make Your Church Feel Smaller Than It Is…and Why You Should

"Churches with pre-set small groups can reach some people, but they won’t reach all."
10 Things That Demonstrate the World You Grew Up in No Longer Exists

10 Things That Demonstrate the World You Grew Up in No Longer Exists

"Church leaders who don’t understand cultural change end up answering questions no one is asking."
Three Simple Steps to Reproduce Church Leadership

Three Simple Steps to Reproduce Church Leadership

"People want to reproduce leaders, but few think they know how."
6 Indicators That You Are Not Ready for Leadership

6 Indicators That You Are Not Ready for Leadership

"The best leaders desire to empower, not hinder."
Pastor, You're Not Thinking Big Enough

Pastor, You’re Not Thinking Big Enough

Vision is rallying people to a better future. Vision is helping people see what you see already.
7 Lies Most Pastors Tell

7 Lies Most Pastors Tell

Pastors are under relentless pressure to be ‘on’ all the time. As a result, it’s way too easy to shade the truth in ministry.
5 Ways Leaders Grasp Momentum

5 Ways Leaders Grasp Momentum

"Momentum is fueled by vision and activated by faith."
6 Types of “Dangerous Charisma”

6 Types of “Dangerous Charisma”

"Leadership should be stewarded with character, consistency, preparation, wisdom, clarity and conviction."
Beware the Temptation of Power

Beware the Temptation of Power

"It’s a familiar narrative these days: pastors disqualified from ministry due to moral failure."
Motherhood as a Mission Field

Motherhood as a Mission Field

"Do not think that your work does not matter."
How to Preach a Funeral for Someone You Do Not Know

How to Preach a Funeral for Someone You Do Not Know

"Preaching the funeral of someone you do not know may seem daunting, but it does not have to be."
How to Put God in Charge of Your Ministry

How to Put God in Charge of Your Ministry

Now, God wants you to succeed in ministry.
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