Sunday, May 27, 2018

A Prayer To Propel You Into The New Year

Whether you're an established pastor or just beginning your exploration of pastoral calling, let this prayer from The Valley of Vision encourage you. -- O Lord, Length of days...

I Feel Called to Ministry, But You Don’t Know What I’ve Done!

Have you ever wondered whether your past disqualifies you from ministry? Are there things you’ve done that make you think you’re unworthy to be...

A Long, Winding, Non-Traditional Path To Pastoral Ministry

Note: Joshua Hughes serves as the worship pastor at Four Oaks Church. I've asked him to share his story of how God called him...

The Call From The Seminary To The Pulpit

Recently I received an email with an attention-grabbing question. It came from an influential seminary professor and supplied a backstory, but the entire email...

Manhood, Ministry, and Rap – An Interview With Owen Strachan

Owen Strachan is the author of Risky Gospel: Abandon Fear and Build Something Awesome (Thomas Nelson). He is on Twitter (@ostrachan), leads CBMW, and...

Hygiene, Seminary, and the Need For Training – An Interview With Owen Strachan

What follows is an interview with Owen Strachan. Owen is an assistant professor at both Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and Boyce College, as well...

Strategies For Finding Called Men (Part 2)

Part One In the last article, we began talking about how a pastor finds men for ministry. It’s hard to overestimate the significance of this...

Why Does the “Am I Called?” Ministry Exist?

"Each week all over the world, there are men who earnestly wrestle with a nagging question. They have dreams and drives. They query friends,...