Dr. York sits down with Clint Pressley (senior pastor, Hickory Grove Baptist Church in Charlotte, NC) to discuss preaching and pastoring in North Carolina.
Considerate pastors understand what they are inheriting before people stop introducing them as the “new pastor.”
One of the best decisions I have ever made for the benefit of my family and ministry has been to commit to a day off every week.
Confessions of faith should function as guardrails, not a straightjacket.
Much of our improvement in preaching will come by improving our preparation.
Christians, old and young, diverse in many different ways can be united around a love for Christ and a love for each other.
I stepped into car sales out of necessity, to put food on the table. Little did I know God would use this wilderness journey to teach me how to pastor.
One of the most dangerous times for a pastor are the hours following his Sunday sermon.
Every leader has to establish credibility. It can take years to develop, but can be lost in a moment.
By effectively sharing a vision for ministry, pastors can help their church serve Christ in all that they do.
Self-promotion is out of place for servants of Christ, who often turned down opportunities for self-promotion for the sake of his mission.
Southern Seminary’s First Lady has played a crucial — but often behind-the-scenes — role in the school’s past 25 years. Here’s her story.
Annoyance is not an attribute someone can possess; it’s a response we have.
Pastoral ministry is primarily about shepherding and caring for people.
Older veterans likely see standing for Memorial Day as paying tribute to those left behind, but many of us experience guilt for stealing from those we love.
We are not in ministry to share our own spiritual insights or to coach others with practical tips for living. We are called to preach Christ and him crucified.