By Brad Winsted. How can we give this generation within our reformed churches the memory stones and the rites of passages that mark their maturity to Christian adulthood?
Most everybody talks about relational ministry. Yet relationships are so easy to miss because our agendas call for more important things. I’m embarrassed that I don’t know the names of some of the people in our little church. That creates an awkwardness that inhibits any attempt to go further. Think of the people … Continued
We must equip one another by sharing our indi
As image bearers of God we are significant people, and significant people do significant things. Are you reflecting your significance by serving God’s purpose today? What about your church?
What’s important to Americans-time or money? In the battle between time and money, time was the clear winner. The study, conducted by the Barna Research Group, tested the importance of ten different areas of life. The most important? Family.
By Glen Van Andel. Christ regularly withdrew to be alone to pray and rest, to renew Himself for His min
Prayerfully, we determined to: continue giving 10 percent of our gross income as the tithe; begin giv
By Chris Doyle. What is it pastors really struggle with? Success. We are a success driven society. What does God really want from us-success or holiness?
By Andrew Silman. In the New Testament, pastoral leadership is shared. That pastoral team does not, necessarily, refer to paid “profes
By Dan Doriani. The solo pastor lives in tension because he labors under almost contra