People who find fault with the pastor never hesitate to voice their opinion. What if the rest of us spoke up in his support?
Push through the crisis!
There may not be a more complex and demanding role in society than being a mother.
Seminary sometimes so focuses on the critical that we miss affirming the people who make seminary possible for us in the first place.
"We must decrease. Christ must increase."
"Remind yourself of these seven daily gospel promises as you look forward to the gospel promise of eternity!"
Should non-Christians care about Easter?
"The power and magnitude of the resurrection is difficult to fully comprehend."
Do you ever struggle with paralyzing fear or thoughts about yourself that border on self-hatred? You're not alone. One hero of the faith, in particular, did also.
I know that your love breaks my fall, The scandal of grace, you died in my place, So my soul will live
Separate yourself from Sunday by a few days, and your perspective often changes. What seemed horrible on Sunday isn’t as bad on Wednesday.
"What often distracts me from the more important ministries is the paperwork of the ministry."
"The problem for some leaders, however, is they confuse limiting risk with attempting to eliminate risk."
For many Christians, the person of the Father and the person of the Son seem more tangible, and thus understandable, than the Holy Spirit.
The Lord is working powerfully all across the nation to transform the way people pray, moving them from a rather mundane approach of simply seeking God’s hand through a primary focus on requests to a life-changing dynamic of seeking His face through a worship-based experience.
Five ways to reach guests who visit your church this Easter.
"America is not the hope of the world."
Perhaps the most subtle and dangerous line is the fine line between what drives you and what destroys you.
Not that you need a reminder, but: Ministry is hard. Your family feels it, too.
Easter is a busy time for churches. It is easy to make mistakes when you feel overwhelmed with all the extra work and preparation.