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If I Have Enough Faith, Will God Heal Me?

If I Have Enough Faith, Will God Heal Me?

"When I was first diagnosed, I and others did ask God to heal me. After a while, when God chose not to answer our prayers that way, I stopped asking."
7 Smart Moves for New Church Staff

7 Smart Moves for New Church Staff

Everyone wants to do well in their new job; here are seven key actions to help you be successful.
The Beautiful Music of United Prayer

The Beautiful Music of United Prayer

The Holy Spirit wants to orchestrate a beautiful rendition of heart-felt, united, passionate and God-glorifying prayer.
How to Preach Well According to Martin Luther

How to Preach Well According to Martin Luther

Luther elevated the sermon to the central position of the worship service, and began the Reformation’s emphasis on the centrality of the sermon.
How to Have a Ministry of Building People

How to Have a Ministry of Building People

Challenge your members to live beyond themselves and to discover their strengths and abilities.
How to Become a Better Reader

How to Become a Better Reader

"One of the most frequent questions I get is how to keep up with culture. My stock answer is to read voraciously. Then the follow-up comes: How can I become a better reader?"
5 Honest Struggles Most Church Leaders Don’t Want To Admit

5 Honest Struggles Most Church Leaders Don’t Want to Admit

"The good news is that struggling with God is normal. You are not alone."
Slaying the Significance Monster

Pastors Need to Slay the Significance Monster

Greatness is not the product of giftedness but rather the product of faithfulness.
Homosexuality leadership crisis

Homosexuality and the Church Leadership Crisis

Rather than placing impossible demands upon vulnerable people from a comfortable distance, we need to become better missionaries.
How Spurgeon Scheduled His Week

How Spurgeon Scheduled His Week

"I wish it could be said of us that we wasted neither an hour of our time, nor an hour of other people’s time."
Help, I'm the Old Guy on Staff! (How to Manage Millennials with Mercy)

Help, I’m the Old Guy on Staff! (How to Manage Millennials With Mercy)

"I'm not sure when it happened, but somewhere along the way, I became the old guy on our church staff."
5 Hurdles Every Executive Pastor Has to Get Over

4 Harmful Impacts of Leaders Who Need to Be Liked

"When someone needs approval from others, the person is willing to sacrifice conviction and do anything to earn that approval."
5 Surprising Discoveries about Growing Churches

5 Surprising Discoveries About Growing Churches

It does little good to use membership as a metric in most studies of large numbers of churches.
5 Hurdles Every Executive Pastor Has to Get Over

5 Hurdles Every Executive Pastor Has to Get Over

"Executive pastors are constantly processing managing people, mapping out strategy, ministering to people and a dozen other things all simultaneously."
5 Steps to Healthy Delegation

5 Steps to Healthy Delegation

There are three underlying reasons a leader doesn’t delegate. One of them is curable—quickly.
3 Ways Great Leaders Handle Tough Circumstances Differently

3 Ways Great Leaders Handle Tough Circumstances Differently

"If you let your circumstances define you, they will defeat you."
Kick-Starting the Plateaued & Declining Church: Part 2

Kick-Starting the Plateaued & Declining Church: Part 2

We are working from the premise that leadership is as leadership does.
Why Churches Love Their Former Pastors So Much

Why Churches Love Their Former Pastors So Much

"It’s perfectly fine to honor the former pastor and say nice things to him."
Do You Want to be a Millennial Missionary?

John Crist Takes Stinging Jab at Millennial Missionaries in New Video

Have a good laugh with this video, but please remember that the satire in it can expose some real and faulty values that can exist in our western church culture.
7 Marks of a False Teacher

7 Marks of a False Teacher

"No one enriches hell more than false teachers."
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