In the #MeToo Era, many pastors live as though God will not hold them accountable for the souls of women in their church.
Isolation is not good for a pastor, his wife and family, or the church he serves.
It’s not like the internal call comes from God and the external comes from man. No, God works through people in both cases.
Pastor, meditate on these texts to nourish your faithfulness and silence your anxiety.
If you go into church planting looking for fame or adventure, you probably won’t find either.
Hopefully we will never need these guidelines, but our churches must be prepared for the worst case scenarios.
3 marks of true Christian friendship
Two Southern Seminary alumni lead historic African American Baptist church in Lexington, Kentucky.
5 strategies for dealing with members who disrupt church unity.
We preserve the faith by passing it on. We defend the gospel by making disciples.
be careful to not find your identity in what you’re particularly good at doing.
My goal is to give you practical ideas that you can use to cultivate the discipline of leadership in your life.
Leading a task that engages a holy God with such eternal implications should not be handled lightly.
You can either leave ministry because of them, or you can deal with them.
As we look at missions opportunities and pass each opportunity through a biblical sieve to make sure that what we are doing actually fulfills what the Lord would have us do.