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How to Know When a Leader Trusts You

Trust is one of the most important resources for a leader. When you don't have it, you can't get very far. Here's how to know if your leaders trust you.
King David

David: An Unlikely King and God’s Ability to Accomplish the Unbelievable

Have you ever been put in charge of a massive project? Being put in charge shows how much other people trust you to get the job done, and do it well. It can be stressful to have to have that much faith in you. Just imagine how King David felt.
predecessor

When to NOT Ask Your Predecessor to Stay on the Team

Pastoral succession can be difficult and no two situations are the same. Sometimes, asking your predecessor to stay on the team can be incredibly beneficial. Here are four situations where it isn't.
7 Ways To Attract New People To Your Church This Month

Church Attendance: 7 Ways to Attract New People to Your Church This Month

According to a recent study by Exponential and LifeWay Research, 6 out of 10 Protestant churches have plateaued or their attendance is declining. Here are seven things your church can do to attract more new people this month.

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beth moore

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

“You name any issue on the table today in the church at large," says Beth Moore, "it's somewhere most likely reflected in [Galatians].”
brian tome

Brian Tome: What It Was Like to Pastor Through the ‘Worst Season of Discouragement’...

“You can go through a desert," says Brian Tome, "and not lose your faith and still be used by God, even though you don't feel like you're being used by God.”
Mark Mittelberg

Mark Mittelberg: Why You Don’t Have to Dread Evangelism

“I think that's my main calling," says Mark Mittelberg, "to equip other believers who, like me, are afraid of evangelism.”
james choung

James Choung: How to Avoid Major Pitfalls When Pursuing True Revival

“Because there's a strong move of God," says James Choung, "you can almost expect that there will also be a strong work of the enemy against it and you can expect it to be messy.”
ann voskamp

Ann Voskamp: What We Are Missing in God’s Vision for Hospitality

"It's not about becoming like Julia Child," says Ann Voskamp. "Hospitality is about welcoming in the marginalized as the next child of God."

NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins on COVID, Vaccines, and Getting Back to Church

"Gatherings indoors are now riskier than they were before Delta came along," says Dr. Francis Collins, "and especially if you have unvaccinated people in the group, they are really at high risk.”
sho baraka

Sho Baraka: Why You Will Be a Better Church Leader If You Help Your...

“The more we ostracize and we push creatives to the margins," says Sho Baraka, "the church will find itself continuing to fight culture wars that are dated.”

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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.