Thursday, July 19, 2018

Jared Wilson talks Ministry and Calling

In this episode of the “Am I Called?” podcast, Dave talks to Jared Wilson, Director of Content Strategy for Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and Managing...

Caring for the Creative

The book of Hebrews tells us that mature Christian leadership is marked by the power of discernment. Through constant training, the wise leader has...

12 Months a Preacher (Part 2)

I’m a new pastor in a new church who is new to preaching. But I’m discovering that the call to preach brings blessings and...

Tool: Caring For Your Lead Pastor

Our friends at the Sojourn Network put together this handy tool: a post preaching checklist adapted from my article Caring For Your Lead Pastor....

The Painful Payoff of Releasing Onesimus

Part One, Part Two This is the final installment of our series reflecting on Paul’s letter to Philemon. This epistle provides us with both an...

Your Calling and Your Place

I spent several years acquainting myself with the myriad sleeping positions my 2006 Honda Accord afforded me. After graduating college I set out to...

Remember The Past, Shape The Future

Do you remember 1984 – George Orwell’s cryptic vision of a futuristic totalitarian society? The protagonist, Winston Smith, worked for the government in a...

A Pastor’s Priorities From Day One

Note: This article was written Bob Johnson, and originally appeared in the 9 Marks Journal. Bob Johnson is the senior pastor of Cornerstone Baptist Church in...

What I Wish I Could Tell My Younger Self About Pastoring

I know it’s crazy, but I wish time travel was readily available to the public. Why?  Because I’ve got a few things I’d really...

Called To Be A Counselor: An Interview With David Powlison

In this episode of the Am I Called podcast, Dave Harvey interviews David Powlison. David is the Executive Director of the Christian and Counseling...