Polity Is Now Available

August 29, 2012 in Church, Ministry, Pastors, Quotes

Polity. Polity is a collection of ten Baptist works on church life from the seventeenth through the nineteenth centuries that Mark Dever pulled into one volume about a twelve years […]

Review: When Ministry is Magical

August 27, 2012 in Church, Music, Praise/Worship Teams

I don’t do alot of reviews.  Actually I never do reviews mostly because my opinion is just that; one opinion. However, I am moved to say a few words regarding […]

What to do when the Passion declines…

August 27, 2012 in Church, Ministry

Ministry work, while fulfilling, can take its toll over time.  We work so fervently for the Lord and don’t take the time to take care of ourselves.  Taking care of […]

Of What Are You So Afraid?

August 25, 2012 in Church, Ministry

One Question Survey on Music Ministry

August 21, 2012 in Church, Ministry, Music

If I could borrow your attention for 3 minutes, please tell me about your church’s music ministry. I am very interested in getting a feel for the makeup of various […]

Are Your Church Members Under-Employed?

August 18, 2012 in Church, Ministry

Are Your Church Members Under-Employed? This was pretty powerful thought.  One of my biggest “things” is that we often get way too comfortable in doing things as we have always […]

Designing the Delegator

August 18, 2012 in Church, Event Management, Ministry

Superb repost! Head on over to Catalystspace.com for amazing insight. Delegation is much more a skill set one possesses, rather than an action on takes. How do you “delegate”? These […]

Do You Know Someone That Could Use A Bear Hug?

August 17, 2012 in Church, Ministry

The fact is that as our churches get larger, (even in the sense that your church is just larger than it was five years ago, even if you don’t have […]

It Can All Be So Simple

August 17, 2012 in Church, Ministry

Came across the most beautiful post at 9 Marks We schedule and attend meetings and conference and seminars and trainings.  We rehearse and tweak and update…. Yes it is necessary […]

Have you lost your … Reverence?

August 17, 2012 in Church, Ministry

This should stop you in your tracks.  From the words of Pastor Steve Furtick One of the greatest threats to the things we love is the curse of familiarity. When […]