Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Pastor, You’re Doing Alright

Hey pastor/ministry leader–you’re doing alright. There are about ten thousand voices filling your inbox, voicemail, text messages, social media feeds, podcast lists, and blog post...

A Call To Consider Raising Your Own Support: A Simple Road Map

Part One, Part Two Have you–would you–ever truly consider a ministry position that requires you to raise your own support? Our real answer might be something...

A Call To Consider Raising Your Own Support: Five Hidden Blessings

The Easy Button Imagine that you could press your very own ‘Easy Button’, and never have to worry about funding your ministry. Instead, you could...

A Call To Consider Raising Your Own Support: Overcoming Objections

For my wife and I, it was a season of waiting on the Lord. Of ministry transition. While it was clear God was pushing...

God’s Planned Obsolescence

My wife and I, with five other couples planted a church in 2002. In the weeks before we began, two friends took me aside...
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Episode 60 – Trillia Newbell

What Women Wish Their Pastors Knew About Women (Pt. 2) On this new episode, Dave is joined by Trillia Newbell. Trillia currently serves as the...

Which Preacher Has The Loudest Voice?

If someone polled your church with the question, “which preacher has the loudest voice in your life,” how would they respond? Some would point...

Dear New Elder: 5 Encouragements as You Begin

Dear new elder, I am encouraged by the work God is doing in you and through you in calling you to serve as an elder....

Should Our Pulpits be Politically Engaged?

Should politics be discussed from the pulpit?  As with most questions of conscience, there are only two wrong answers: Always and Never. Yet, this question...

The Best Church Leader Is a Team

Plurality. It’s a weighty word that reminds us that ideas have consequences. By plurality, I’m talking about shared leadership. It’s a way of referencing...