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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.

Pharisaic Pharisaism in a Nutshell

Pharisaism in a Nutshell

He bore all these Pharisaic woes of ours to exhaust [the] curse on the Cross.
Advice for the A-Type Leader with a Million Good Ideas

Advice for the A-Type Leader With a Million Good Ideas

Good leaders don’t intentionally frustrate people, but the process of guiding change can (and will) be frustrating at times.
12 Reasons To Pray More As You Prepare Your Sermon for This Weekend

12 Reasons to Pray More as You Prepare Your Sermon for This Weekend

In too many cases, we prepare hard and pray little over our sermons or lessons. For the rest of this week, I challenge you to spend more time praying before you preach or teach.
To Whom Should We Pray?

To Whom Should We Pray?

Can we address God generally in prayer? Should we only pray to the Father in the name of Jesus? Is it right to pray to directly to Jesus? Is it right to pray directly to the Holy Spirit?
Sanctification and the Ordinary-ness of Every Day

Sanctification and the Ordinary-ness of Every Day

We must find hope in the words of Scripture that point to the promise of God’s completed work in us.
The Prayer That Changed My Life

The Prayer That Changed My Life

I have learned that God will use trials to deepen my prayers.
The people who are attending your church are incredibly busy, but they make time for the things they care about. They show up to the things they think are important and value the most. #outreach #churchoutreach #evangelism #churchvisitors #guestrelations #followup #church #Christian

5 Ways to Help People See the Value of Attending Your Church

The people who attend your church are incredibly busy, but they make time for the things they care about. They show up to the things they think are important and value the most.
What to Say at a Funeral to Make Christ Known

What to Say at a Funeral to Make Christ Known

Attending a funeral for a friend is hard. Speaking at it is even harder. When sharing at a funeral, here are a few things to keep in mind.
How to Plan a Daily Quiet Time With God

How to Plan a Daily Quiet Time With God

I’m convinced that the one thing that will change everything about your life for the positive is establishing a daily quiet time with God.
Prayer Doesn’t Fix Everything, But It Changes Everything (Yes, There’s a Difference)

Prayer Doesn’t Fix Everything, but It Changes Everything

Prayer isn’t a magic formula that instantly and easily fixes everything.
Love your enemies. The Most Revolutionary, World-Changing Thing the Lord Jesus Ever Said

Love Your Enemies – The Most Revolutionary, World-Changing Thing the Lord Jesus Ever Said

This is not natural. It cannot be done in the flesh. It’s supernatural and doable only by God’s Spirit.
Stop Calling Your Wife Hot

Stop Calling Your Wife Hot

"Tell her she is smokin’ hot all you want. But don’t tell the rest of us because it does no good for anyone."
How Chronic Stress Affects Leadership

How Chronic Stress Affects Leadership

Whether you’re a pastor or a business leader, effective leaders understand how their brains affect their roles.
Three Discipleship Principles

Three Discipleship Principles

"No contact, no impact.” This principle has to do with community; spending time with the members of your D-Group. If you want to really impact the men or women in your D-Group, you must spend time with them.
Thriving Rural Congregations

Thriving Rural Congregations

In working with churches and other rural leaders, I have found that thriving rural congregations share three key pillars of vitality.
Matt Chandler: Is Church Membership Biblical?

Matt Chandler: Is Church Membership Biblical?

Matt Chandler offers a biblical response to the debate on church membership.
You’re So Depraved, You Probably Think This Church Is About You: How Total Depravity Upends Attractionalism

You’re So Depraved, You Probably Think This Church Is About You: How Total Depravity...

Attractionalism is bad. Attracting unbelievers is good.
What Pastors Need to Know About Dementia

What Pastors Need to Know About Dementia

Did you know that one in 10 people 65 years old or older have Alzheimer’s/dementia?
Guiding Your Church to Be More Systems Driven

Church Systems: Guiding Your Church to Be More Systems Driven

it was decided to focus on the campuses with areas such as kids’ ministry and first impressions. These parts of your church can provide a greater impact in helping people to return and so it’s important to put a lot of focus on these areas of your church. Let's talk more about church systems.
3 Keys to Muslim Ministry—and Their Pitfalls

3 Keys to Muslim Ministry — and Their Pitfalls

Witnessing to Muslims is like amperage. Electricity is the source and power of amperage, and the Holy Spirit is our source and power.
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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.