Am I Called? is a ministry of Dave Harvey and friends, based in Four Oaks Church, in Tallahassee, Florida. We want to help men find their call to gospel ministry and to help churches find called men.

How Do We Keep “Gospel” From Becoming Only A Buzzword?

How Do We Keep “Gospel” From Becoming Only A Buzzword?

By on January 30, 2015

In recent years there has been an explosion of gospel-centeredness. Largely speaking, this is a wonderful development. Every Christian must continually be reminded of the goodness of the gospel, and everything we do as Christians must flow out of the gospel. There is a danger, however, that the word “gospel” can become a buzzword – a word we speak so often that it loses its value.

Dave Harvey recently sat down with Jared Wilson to discuss how we keep “gospel” from becoming a buzzword.

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Called Out Of The Music Industry Into Pastoral Ministry

By on January 28, 2015

Am I Called? is a ministry of Dave Harvey and friends. Ronnie Martin is one of our friends. He is the lead pastor of Substance Church in Ashland, Ohio, and was the voice behind the band/project “Joy Electric”. Ronnie produced

When Honor Becomes Toxic

By on January 22, 2015

Toxic honor. You’ve seen it. I know I have. In fact I’ve done it. The public introductions that went way too long, the private praise that slid towards flattery. It’s honor overkill, and I carry the toxins. I’ve maneuvered conversations

What Is The Difference Between A Pastor And A Church Planter?

What Is The Difference Between A Pastor And A Church Planter?

By on January 20, 2015

There are scores of books written about church planting and pastoral ministry. This glut of resources can cause confusion concerning what actually constitutes a church planter and what constitutes a pastor. In this short video, Dave carefully describes the differences.

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Don’t Let Ambitions Be The Victim Of “Humility”

By on January 15, 2015

When we’re talking about humility and ambition we’re usually talking about a spiritual crime scene.  Ambition starts out in business with humility, but doesn’t want to share control, so there’s an argument between them, ambition gets carried away and, well,