Sometimes, a group within a church works against a pastor. Karl Fickling shares what he has learned about addressing conflict to avoid a bad parting.
05/20/2020 - By Karl Fickling
Sometimes, churches and pastors start off on the wrong foot. Karl Fickling shares what he has learned about avoiding a difficult parting.
05/13/2020 - By Karl Fickling
The current pandemic forcing social restrictions is a time ripe for learning. Barry Howard, a ministerial coach, suggests positive things churches are learning.
04/27/2020 - By Barry Howard / Center for Healthy Churches
Robert Creech, professor of pastoral leadership and mentor to countless pastors, offers encouragement to pastors leading through the pressures of a pandemic.
04/16/2020 - By Robert Creech
Angela Gorrell, assistant professor of practical theology at Truett Seminary, provides a free guide to creating participatory worship services as churches go online.
03/23/2020 - By Angela Gorrell / Baylor University
Scott Jones, the pastor of First Baptist Church in Rockport, shares what he learned from enduring Hurricane Harvey that is helping him lead through the coronavirus pandemic.
03/23/2020 - By Scott Jones
Are you scurrying to take your worship service online and looking for counsel on how to preach for video recordings? Here’s advice from a professor of preaching.
03/18/2020 - By Stephen Rummage
To finish the ministry marathon, a person needs to look, not only inward and outward, but also ahead and, counter-intuitively, up.
03/09/2020 - By Jim Lemons
Ministers who want to be good for the long haul need to look around, giving attention to friendships, colleagues and their families.
03/03/2020 - By Jim Lemons
Humility releases anxiety. Matt Cook, assistant director of the Center for Healthy Churches, continues his series on traits of thriving congregations.
02/26/2020 - By Matt Cook / Center for Healthy Churches
Ministers who want to be good for the long haul need to look inward, giving attention to their spiritual and physical selves.
02/26/2020 - By Jim Lemons
Do you feel hard-pressed, as though you’re running uphill all the way under a hot sun? This is the first in a series by Jim Lemons, who offers a refreshing perspective for those in ministry.
02/19/2020 - By Jim Lemons