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8 Indicators That Your Ministry May Be Drowning You

In the 1992 presidential race Ross Perot coined the phrase, “giant sucking sound,” to describe his concern that a proposed treaty would cause American jobs to go overseas. I believe it aptly describes how...

Tasks That Are Finished and Ships That Have Sailed

“It is finished” (John 19:30). In a panel discussion regarding the movie Saving Mr. Banks, actor Tom Hanks, who plays Walt Disney in the film, tells of the final conversation between Disney and the creator of Mary...

The Most Surprising Issue About Church Facilities

Don’t get too bored reading about church facilities. You will become interested when it’s time for a major building program. You will be interested when you have to pay a big sum of money because little...

Why Pastors Struggle to Ask for Help (and How to Get Past It)

“It took me too long, but I finally decided to get the help I needed.” My first coaching call with this pastor was like so many others. This pastor shouldered the leadership burden without much...

Why Pastors Struggle to Ask for Help (and How to Get Past It)

“It took me too long, but I finally decided to get the help I needed.” My first coaching call with this pastor was like...

Effective Communication: the Key to Building Strong Relationships

I can’t hammer it home enough how important communication is in leadership and, more importantly, your life overall. While John Maxwell says everything rises...

Mediocrity: Be Anything Other Than This!

“…you are lukewarm, neither hot nor cold…” (Revelation 3:16) Mediocrity is a warm blanket. Mediocrity is a C+. Mediocrity is “pretty good, but not great.” Mediocrity is remaining...

How to Have an Honest Conversation (that Might Be Uncomfortable)

Honesty, candor and being frank, all easy in a Christian environment, right? Not always. Why are we tempted to hold back? Here are some common examples Unclear...

8 Indicators That Your Ministry May Be Drowning You

In the 1992 presidential race Ross Perot coined the phrase, “giant sucking sound,” to describe his concern that a proposed treaty would cause American...

The Most Surprising Issue About Church Facilities

Don’t get too bored reading about church facilities. You will become interested when it’s time for a major building program. You will be interested when you...

Liturgy As a Tool for Discipleship

Written by: Kevin Figgins  Kevin is the Senior Pastor of Christ the King Church in Augusta, Georgia. Kevin has served in a number of capacities during...

5 Tips for Leading Through Change and Uncertainty

Every leader knows that there will be change and uncertainty in their organization. It could be an organizational restructuring, moving, or a global pandemic....

The God of Restoration!

For some time now a word has been stirring in my heart. I thought it might be just for me so I didn’t share...

Tasks That Are Finished and Ships That Have Sailed

“It is finished” (John 19:30). In a panel discussion regarding the movie Saving Mr. Banks, actor Tom Hanks, who plays Walt Disney in the film, tells of...