A handful of issues I see in young Christian men that concern me—and should concern the church.
Is one person born with more preaching talent than another? The truth may surprise you.
Churches will often organize their Sunday morning content into series. Great sermon series titles are the key to making your series stickier.
Every pastor needs someone to hold him accountable in his spiritual life, his personal life and his work life.
How a family shapes their convictions regarding kids and sports can tell a lot about where their priorities lie. Is sports a tool you use for health and growth or is it an end in itself?
If you follow this blog, you know I’m in a season of transition again. When I got to my previous church someone on the search team asked me to reflect on how best to finish well. I didn’t know if I was the right one to do it, but I have had some experience ending.
Let's be honest about what we think about how prayer works: Sometimes we use prayer as a way to feel that we're in control of a situation. But that is far from the truth about prayer.
The seven churches mentioned in Revelation are still with us...but in ruins. Here's what those ruins can teach us today.
Is theological memorization and reflection for our children really that important?
The apostles did not have formal education, institutional clout or ministerial prominence. But it was obvious that these men had been with Jesus.
Twelve years after my burnout, I have never felt better, never felt more alive, and never been more productive in my life. There is recovery from burnout!
"I would say more pastors live paranoid of who they can trust than have someone they would consider a close confidant."
The term “antichrist" has pretty much ruined us. What Scripture actually says about the antichrist (or antichrists) is very different from what we may believe.
Leadership takes courage, and my guess is that some days it feels the cynics and pessimists have sucked almost all the courage and hope out of you.
It's not God's will for you to be a workaholic. Even if you are in ministry.
It is amazing to hear how church members view their tithes and offerings to their local churches. Though it’s cliché to say, the attitudes of their hearts reflect the nature of their contributions to the church.
You've probably sat through more than your fair share of ineffective meetings. Here's how to kill those meeting killers.
The great people of the earth today are the people who pray! I do not mean those who talk about prayer; nor those who say they believe in prayer; nor those who explain prayer; but I mean those who actually take the time to pray.
If you live insecure, you’ll die insecure. You don’t outlive insecurity. You outgrow it.
God has wise purposes even in our most difficult seasons. Here are 21 reasons God may allow more than you can bear.