Thursday, November 15, 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...
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Bland Mason: A Church Planter, a Pastor, and a Chaplain (Red Sox)

Dave and Jamin are joined today by Bland Mason. Bland is a church planter; the pastor of City on A Hill in Boston, Massachusetts; and...

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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Paul David Tripp on ‘Sex, Pleasure, Paradise, & Pastoral Ministry

Sex, Pleasure, Paradise, & Pastoral Ministry Today we are joined by Dave’s long time friend and the first person to ever join us on the AIC Podcast–Paul...
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Calling Question: On Pastoring A Wife with an Emotionally Abusive Husband

For today’s “Calling Question”, Dave provides insights for pastors on how to handle this difficult-but-consistent-problem that leaders face in providing meaningful help to troubled marriages.

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...
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Elyse Fitzpatrick on Women & The Local Church

“What Women Wish Their Pastor’s Knew About Women.” This is one you won’t want to miss!  On this episode, Elyse Fitzpatrick–a well-known author (Give Them Grace,...

A Case for Paid Sabbaticals

My plan was to wait seven years, and then life happened. By God’s grace, my external elder board put a paid sabbatical into my...
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A Poem To Encourage You As Easter Approaches

A few years ago, I wrote this poem to be shown at Four Oaks Church on Easter Sunday. It contrasts the darkness of the...

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...