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No More Pretending

John Buke, pastor of Gateway Community Church, says that authenticity is hard work—especially for leaders.

LifeWay: Pastors' Salaries Steady with Inflation

A new study by LifeWay Research finds that compensation for pastors is slightly above the inflation rate.

Should Your Church Increase Its Budget?

Financial advisors offer opinions on budget increases for churches in 2011.

Free Media Package: Word on the Street

What's the craziest rumor you've heard? How much money would make you happy?

Interview with Eugene Cho

Brad Lomenick interviews pastor, speaker, activist and founder of One Days' Wages, Eugene Cho.

Free Bible Study: Philippians

An in-depth Bible study series on Philippians.

Free Video: Do You See?

Craig Detweiler shares challenging words about Jesus and the church.

Study Shows Retirement Crisis for Pastors

A recent news article says many pastors find themselves in financial trouble as they approach retirement.

Paid Staff Can Hamper Spiritual Growth?

There are certain common refrains I hear as I’m talking with growing churches across the country. This is one of them. I’ve heard many...

One of the Worst Verses in the Bible

Let me introduce you to one of the worst verses in the Bible: For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD,...

The Call to Ministry

Matt Chandler shares his unique story of personal calling and how his lack of ministry background lead to an interesting revelation by God.

Three Books I Would Highly Recommend…

Can we get fired up about bringing the Kingdom to our friends & neighbors?

INTRAdenominational Church Planting Networks

"Networks are coming... better get ready."

Sunday Night Reflections…

Some of my best ideas come to me while I'm on vacation!

Engage the Bible with Action

Steven Furtick believes Bible study is about more than going deeper, it's about getting active.

Free Media Package: Finding Financial Freedom

Free four week series elements for Finding Financial Freedom

10 Reasons Why Small Churches Stay Small: Part 2

Want your church to reach people, expand and grow? Avoid these pitfalls.

Top 10 Reasons to Start an Online Church

“Church online? That sounds crazy!” As soon as the average churchgoer hears about LifeChurch.tv’s Internet Campus, currently the only one in the U.S., the...

Confessions of a Megachurch Pastor

A conversation with several well-known megachurch pastors to help us get to know them.

The Meanings of Love in the Bible

John Piper examines the Old Testament and the New Testament, focusing on God’s love, then on man’s love for God, man’s love for man and man’s love for things.

Church Was Built on ‘Lies, Deceit, Abuse, Rape, and Fear’: Another...

Survivor Jessi Kline posted a statement on Facebook claiming that one of John Lowe II’s relatives, Jeremy, raped her when he babysat for her and her brother when they were “young, prepubescent children.”

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