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Articles for Pastors

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First Book in Response to Rob Bell Coming in April

The controversy surrounding Rob Bell's "Love Wins" has spawned its first response book from seminary professor Michael Wittmer.

What's Your Leadership Capacity?

If you are leading a church and you feel you're reaching your capacity, consider these steps.

Driscoll Announces Beth Moore as New Teaching Pastor

Mark Driscoll makes a surprise announcement.

Why Ed Stetzer Doesn't Read His Bible Every Day

Find out how Ed Stetzer studies the Bible.

Study Suggests Church Can Make You Fat

Results of a new study from Northwestern University show a correlation between religion and obesity in young men and women.

Rare 1611 KJV Bible Found in Tiny Church

A small church in England has discovered it owns a rare original copy of the King James Bible.

5 Keys to an Unforgettable Guest Experience

How does your church make great experiences for all of your services?

Driscoll Preaches "Loud and Clear" on Hell

Mars Hill pastor Mark Driscoll preached a powerful and pointed sermon to thousands of people on the subject of hell this past weekend.

My Only Mega-issue with Megachurches

Is our view of the church bigger than the expression of megachurch?

6 Questions on Hell

Mark Driscoll offers answers to the most common questions about eternal punishment.

5 Reasons a Church Stops Growing

Ron Edmondson shares five common growth killers in churches.

Unmarried Pastors Have Trouble Finding Jobs

A pastor who senses his singleness is an obstacle to getting hired tells his story to The New York Times.

Poll: Is Japan Disaster a Sign from God?

Most Americans don't think the disaster in Japan was a sign from God.

3 Ways to Reject Church Celebrity Culture

Are you subtly trying to become "somebody" in your leadership role?

Pastor Fired Over Hell Debate

A pastor from N.C. was recently dismissed for his Facebook post on hell.

150K Petition to Remove "Gay Cure" App

An online petition has collected more than 150,000 signatures calling for Apple to shut down an app that promotes recovery counseling for homosexuals.

My Two Pet Peeves in Worship

Steven Furtick: Your church is never going to go further in worship than you’re going to lead it.
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