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Today’s church pastors face daunting cultural and leadership challenges. More than ever, church leaders need leadership resources and pastoral resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times. ChurchLeaders.com is dedicated to providing resources and information for every church pastor. If you serve on a church staff as a senior pastor, executive pastor, teaching pastor, or any other pastoral role, you’ll find must-have pastoral and connections to a community of church leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide. Church leaders from every denomination find ideas, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and support they are looking for here at ChurchLeaders.com. Join millions of pastors who look to us for resources and encouragement for church leadership. Leading your church is not only about preaching and teaching, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.

Pastor, Do You Exercise and Work on Your Physical Fitness

Pastor, Do You Exercise and Work on Your Physical Fitness

There seems to be a major disconnect among us regarding the importance of our physical condition.
Tim Keller: Creation & Creativity

Tim Keller: Creation & Creativity

God brought something out of nothing, he brought order out of chaos and it wasn't because had to, it was because he wanted to.
senior leader 7 Things Senior Leaders Love That Everyone Else Hates

7 Things Senior Leaders Love That Everyone Else Hates

The senior leader at your church is gung-ho over a project...but he or she is the only one excited about it.
Lord, Help My Stupidity

Lord, Help My Stupidity

We pray about unbelief. We pray about blatant sin. We pray about apathy. We should also pray about stupidity, because it affects us more than we often realize.
They Criticized the Pastor. So, Being a Great Champion for God, He Resigned.

They Criticized the Pastor. So, Being a Great Champion for God, He Resigned.

Pastor and church leaders: You do not want to live and work where there is an absence of criticism.
kids ministry

4 Reasons You Should Consider Teaching or Volunteering in Kids Ministry

Last weekend I was not scheduled to teach in our adult services at Mariners Church so I volunteered to teach Sunday morning in our...
What is One of John Piper’s Greatest Sorrows?

John Piper’s Testimony of Overcoming Racism

The honesty that is shared in this video about the atrocity of racism is a needed word for our time… and all time.
theology 50 Shades of Theological Gray

50 Shades of Theological Gray

As Christians, for some unknown reason, we have decided that we must have a clear position on every issue and situation. Our theology reflects this.
To further our pastors’ calls and encourage them to keep going through the tough times, let’s be generous with our appreciation. Here is our Top 10 Ways to Appreciate Your Pastor. Drumroll please ...

Top 10 Ways to Appreciate Your Pastor

Let’s be generous with our appreciation.
One of the Most Destructive Statements a Church Member Can Make

One of the Most Destructive Statements a Church Member Can Make

“You know who pays the bills at the church.”
8 Assumptions Pastors Can't Make In A Post-Christian Culture

8 Assumptions Pastors Can’t Make in a Post-Christian Culture

If you want to see what a predominantly Christian culture looks like, take a trip through the Bible Belt. But do it soon. Even the Bible Belt is becoming increasingly post-Christian.
slow down Why You Need to Walk Slowly Through the Pews

Why You Need to Walk Slowly Through the Pews

I’ve worked with churches where I saw staff members hurrying around past people. One was a frantic children’s minister. The other was a worship leader with other things on his mind. My advice: "Slow down!"
small churches What Changes with a Move from a Church of 50 to a Church of 150

What Changes With a Move From a Church of 50 to a Church of...

All churches have leadership challenges, regardless of size. Small churches are not easier to lead than large churches. Large churches are not easier to grow than small churches. But they are different.
Comparison is a Breeding Ground for Discontentment and Dissatisfaction with God

Comparison is a Breeding Ground for Discontentment and Dissatisfaction with God

Comparing ourselves to other people can be such a subtle sin because it’s all internal.
Self-Leadership Without Self-Absorption

Self-Leadership Without Self-Absorption

How do we improve our self without becoming consumed by self (self-absorbed)?
Jesus Left Things Unfixed

Jesus Left Things Unfixed

We often seek perfection, whether we realize it or not, but we must remember that there are some things even Jesus left unfixed.
No True Church Just Preaches the Gospel

No True Church Just Preaches the Gospel

“The church should just preach the gospel.” Well, should it?
How To Disciple Your Staff

How to Disciple Your Staff

We must intentionally invest in those we lead. It will take a shift from organizational growth and maintenance for many of us, but the end result is worth it.
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What to Say When Someone Dies (And What Not to Say)

"Many people struggle with what to say to the grief-stricken."
Matt Chandler white privilege

Matt Chandler: We Need to Address White Privilege

“Almost all my understanding of what made America great is because of efforts and the work ethic of people like me,” Matt Chandler says in a video addressing white privilege in America.
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Senior Pastors

Today’s church pastors face daunting cultural and leadership challenges. More than ever, church leaders need leadership resources and pastoral resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times. ChurchLeaders.com is dedicated to providing resources and information for every church pastor. If you serve on a church staff as a senior pastor, executive pastor, teaching pastor, or any other pastoral role, you’ll find must-have pastoral and connections to a community of church leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide.

Church leaders from every denomination find ideas, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and support they are looking for here at ChurchLeaders.com. Join millions of pastors who look to us for resources and encouragement for church leadership.

Leading your church is not only about preaching and teaching, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.