Saturday, August 18, 2018

Giveaway: “15 Things Seminary Couldn’t Teach Me”

Endorsements: “Many come to seminary thinking that it will teach them everything they need to know for ministry, but seminary is the foundation, not the...

Why Young Leaders Need Older Mentors

I can remember the day I discovered I wasn’t a rock star. As a young intern at our church, I received the assignment to preach...
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Bob Lepine of Family Life Radio

“The Relevance of Radio, the Story of Family Life, and How To Do An Effective Interview” Dave is joined by well-known radio hosts, Bob Lepine....

The Weakness of Your Strength

Yes, you’ve probably read a lot of books, heard a lot of talks and attended a lot of conferences on leadership, leadership development, how...

Keeping Easter Real

Confession: I have a complicated relationship with Easter Sunday. Growing up, it was the one Sunday we got all dressed up in something nice…and pastel…which was...

Pastoral Training in the Local Church

 The fruit of this article comes from a recent multi-case study research project completed by Andrew Hancock as part of the Doctorate of Education program...
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Pete Greasley on Community & Longevity

The Surprising Connection Between Community and Longevity. On today’s episode, Dave and Pete Greasley– the pastor of Christchurch in Newport, Wales– discuss the connection between...

If I Had A Second Shot At Seminary (Pt. 2)

Part One As I mentioned last time, I’d change a lot about the way I handled seminary. But ultimately, my mistakes boiled down to just...

Reflections from a Former Racist

I was raised in Pittsburgh, and cruised the halls of high school in the 70’s, early in the desegregation era. My high school fused...

If I Had A Second Shot At Seminary (Pt.1)

Part Two As our professor went through the syllabus on Day One of class, you could hear the collective weeping and gnashing of teeth. In addition...