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‘Redeeming Love’ Movie Releases—But Should Christians Go See It?

The film, “Redeeming Love,” based on the Christian novel of the same name, released today in theaters. Author Francine Rivers says her story demonstrates “the pursuing love that God shows to His people,” but Christian author Phylicia Masonheimer believes it could be "enormous stumbling block" for some.

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Statement of faith

An Example of a Statement of Faith

A statement of faith reveals the doctrine of the church. Expecting all people to agree with everything is more cult-like than Christ-like. However, we must have parameters of belief. Otherwise, the church will break under the stress of disunity.
biblical church

Doing Church Biblically Can Be Messy

Making sure you have a biblical church is often a messy, difficult, and uncomfortable process. There are many, easier approaches pastors can take with their churches, none of which are honoring to God.
big switch

Why Pastors Are Becoming a Part of the Big Switch

Most people who are quitting are low-wage workers getting better jobs in industries that are raising wages to get desperately needed new employees. So that part, as Thompson writes, is more accurately a Big Switch than a Big Quit.
Understanding the Book of Proverbs

Understanding Proverbs – Great Video

This video explains us in understanding Proverbs how the writers of Proverbs saw wisdom, which is different from how we typically think of it.


jackie hill perry

Jackie Hill Perry: Why We Have the Wrong Idea About God’s Holiness

Jackie Hill Perry joins the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to share why the holiness of God is far more beautiful than we often think it is.
kyle idleman

Kyle Idleman: Why We Must Do Ministry One Person at a Time (Even at...

Kyle Idleman joins the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to share what he has learned from Jesus about pastoring one person at a time, even at one of the largest churches in the U.S.
sam rainer

Sam Rainer: The Number One Rule of Church Revitalization

Sam Rainer joins the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to share highly practical advice for how ministry leaders can go about revitalizing their congregations.
beth moore

Best of 2021: Beth Moore, Part 2—What It Was Like to Leave the SBC

Beth Moore continues her conversation with the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast and shares what led her to leave the Southern Baptist Convention.
beth moore

Best of 2021: Beth Moore, Part 1—How Galatians Is ‘Astonishingly Relevant’ to American Christianity

Beth Moore joins the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to share how Galatians speaks to just about "any issue on the table today" that American Christians are facing.
jimmy dodd

Jimmy Dodd and Renaut van der Riet: What Will Keep a Pastor From Moral...

Jimmy Dodd and Renaut van der Riet join the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to share why accountability is not enough to prevent pastors from experiencing moral failure—and what will actually help.
brad griffin

Kara Powell and Brad Griffin: How to Answer the Faith Questions Teens Are Actually...

Dr. Kara Powell and Brad Griffin join the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to share how the church can avoid answering questions teens are not asking—and engage with the ones they are.

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12 Things A Church Pastor Cannot Do

There are 12 things a church pastor cannot do. Pastors are amazing people and, in faith, they can do a lot...just not these things.