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Pastors

Senior Pastors

Today’s church pastors face daunting cultural and leadership challenges. More than ever, church leaders need leadership resources and pastoral resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times. ChurchLeaders.com is dedicated to providing resources and information for every church pastor. If you serve on a church staff as a senior pastor, executive pastor, teaching pastor, or any other pastoral role, you’ll find must-have pastoral and connections to a community of church leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide. Church leaders from every denomination find ideas, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and support they are looking for here at ChurchLeaders.com. Join millions of pastors who look to us for resources and encouragement for church leadership. Leading your church is not only about preaching and teaching, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.

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What If the Foundation of Discernment Is Hope and Not Suspicion?

The gift of discernment has now become synonymous with the “gift” of being a jerk.
Our Identity Is Not in Their Performance

Our Identity Is Not in Their Performance

My identity is fixed in Christ. My performance and their performance can never change that.
Getting on the Crossroad

Getting on the Crossroad

I firmly believe it’s time for men to step up to the unique challenges facing our world today. We are facing profound moral, ethical, domestic...
God Told Me I Was to Come to Your Church Staff–and Other Crazy Stuff Like That

God Told Me I Was to Come to Your Church Staff—and Other Crazy Stuff...

“Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits, whether they are of God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world…” (I John 4:1)
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Lecrae to Those in Prison: ‘You Are Not Forgotten’

Rapper Lecrae and members of 116 Clique recently visited a men’s prison in Texas to encourage the inmates, support them, and listen to their stories. In a video produced through Prison Fellowship, Lecrae emphasized that God always extends His love to us, no matter what we do.
You Must Disappoint Someone: How to Say No to Good Things

You Must Disappoint Someone: How to Say No to Good Things

Why do you spend your time doing what you do? Why do you say yes to doing some things and no to doing other...
phygital

The Future of the Church is Phygital

"Phygital" reflects the growing necessity for the seamless flow between the physical and the digital. This new phenomenon in the retail world has considerable application for the church.
A Personal Warning—Don’t Be the Senior Leader Unless...

A Personal Warning—Don’t Be the Senior Leader Unless…

Here’s a warning I want to give to those who are currently not in a senior leadership position, but think they may want to...
rhetorical jesus

5 Amazing Rhetorical Questions to Preach to Yourself

The questions Paul asks and the answers he provides profoundly confront the doubts we can have about the nature of God’s love.
Biblical Stewardship

5 Biblical Stewardship Strategies Every Church Should Make

Everyone wants to use good biblical stewardship strategies. Americans are giving more to charity now than ever before. $410 Billion in 2017, a 5%...
3 Reasons We Ought to Corporately Lament

3 Reasons We Ought to Corporately Lament

Lament demonstrates a concern for our neighbors even if the issue doesn’t directly affect everyone.
stewardship doctrine Christian, Take Care of Your Body

Christian, Take Care of Your Body

Too many of us make an exception for self-control in the area of physical health.
Sermons Don't Make Disciples

Sermons Don’t Make Disciples

The key to discipleship is not a process or a proclamation. The key to discipleship is a disciple.
JD Greear

Do Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God?

In a new video from the Gospel Coalition, JD Greear says he believes there is a way to answer the question, “Do Muslims and Christians worship the same God?” that seeks a common starting point without compromising the truth.

15 Different Types of Pastoral Leaders

Few of us who are pastors excel in—or even enjoy—every aspect of pastoral ministry. Most of us have a few areas we greatly enjoy, a...
Not All Anger Is Wrong and Jesus Wasn't Nice

Not All Anger Is Wrong and Jesus Wasn’t Nice

Could there be any better reason to treasure love’s first virtue, the virtue of patience?
The Worst Kind of Censorship

The Worst Kind of Censorship

The more we focus on our own hearts and motives, the less we will sinfully judge others in the body of Christ.
Pastoral Plagiarism: 10 Do's and Don'ts

Pastoral Plagiarism: 10 Do’s and Don’ts

Good communicators borrow material all the time. But how do you know when you've crossed a line? If you're looking through articles on plagiarism trying to find out how should you communicate your sources of ideas and inspiration, read on to learn more.
Preachers and Sneakers: These Pastors Paid How Much for These Shoes?

Preachers and Sneakers: These Pastors Paid How Much for These Shoes?

A lot of people are shocked. Some are outraged. How can these pastors wear such expensive sneakers?
how were people saved in the old testament

How Were People Saved in the Old Testament?

I often get the question, “How were people saved in the Old Testament?” To answer this question, I usually follow the Apostle Paul’s logic...
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Sutherland Springs Church Dedicates New Building: ‘Evil Did Not Win’

Eighteen months after a deadly shooting, the members of First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs have held a service dedicating their new church building and remembering those they lost. Pastor Frank Pomeroy says they are pursuing joy and that “evil’s going to continue to lose."

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Sam Allberry: You Don’t Have to Be Married to Minister

On the topic of singleness, Sam Allberry says most in the church would be happy to have Paul as their apostle, but not necessarily as their pastor. Join us as we talk to Sam about does and does not qualify someone for ministry.

Senior Pastors

Today’s church pastors face daunting cultural and leadership challenges. More than ever, church leaders need leadership resources and pastoral resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times. ChurchLeaders.com is dedicated to providing resources and information for every church pastor. If you serve on a church staff as a senior pastor, executive pastor, teaching pastor, or any other pastoral role, you’ll find must-have pastoral and connections to a community of church leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide.

Church leaders from every denomination find ideas, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and support they are looking for here at ChurchLeaders.com. Join millions of pastors who look to us for resources and encouragement for church leadership.

Leading your church is not only about preaching and teaching, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.