Martin Luther made the distinction between what he called a servile fear and a filial fear.
Seeing radical transformation of lives...
The pastor’s wife in many churches carries heavy burdens.
Some may assume that a desire to produce a prayer-oriented church means that anything done to pursue this goal will work.
God does not call us to be successful, but he does call us to be faithful.
So many biblical truths look good on paper and sound great when we’re spouting them. And yet, judging by the way we live, the Lord’s people probably do not believe the following…
Most of my life I've been a "high-functioning" anxious person, meaning I've always had unhealthy amounts of anxiety but have largely learned to keep it repressed. Except for the time I couldn't keep it repressed.
Unfortunately, in prayer ministry over the years I have found some false beliefs that exist among pastors about prayer and about prayer ministry.
Budgeting on faith rather than past performance.
God is moving in Austin, and around the country, through a prayer movement
"No one is more influential in your life than you are, because no one talks to you more than you do.”
Stated simply, too many pastors are getting fired. It feels like an epidemic.
As an older and more experienced leader, you have a powerful opportunity to impact that young leader, your church and the Kingdom of God in a big way.
Some of the most painful words a human can hear are, “You let me down,” and “I’m disappointed in you.”
When you're deep into church life...these memes are hilarious.
Some of these will be unpopular but I have seen WAY TOO MANY pastors needlessly fail and I’m sick of it.
Where do you need to increase your preparation so you can decrease your stress?
Can a fallen ministry leader be restored to a ministry position?
“What does a Christian do when a few people assume control of the Lord’s church and are destroying it?”
I am not a supporter or follower of Joel Osteen for my own personal reasons, but I respectfully want to give a word of warning and advice to all the Christ-followers.