It’s easy for churches to get so focused on defending themselves against fraud they kill both joy and the spirit of ministry in the process. The tail must not not wag the dog. However, it also shouldn’t be separated from it. Here are a few things you can do to
I spoke with a colleague via Facebook chat Saturday night about the level of “quality” a particular church seemed to possess, though they were small. Indeed, churches can be an inch wide and a mile deep. We then spoke of other types of churches that fit the “mile wide and
It’s easy to get stuck and stale through the routine of sermon preparation. This is a terrific couple of minutes on preaching from Tom Long. He talks about staying fresh in preaching and spending time on the “back porch” of the text.