Thursday, July 19, 2018

When Leaders Implode (Part One)

Part Two During my years of working with pastors and churches, I’ve occasionally been called upon to assist a church in crisis. Some situations I’ve...

You Know You’re Really Preaching The Gospel When…

When two pastors meet for the first time, the same question always comes up: How big is your church? And I get it. How...

Pastor, Mow Your Grass

Sound boring? You're preaching to the choir. As a pre-teen, my father tasked me with regularly mowing an acre of grass with a push mower. He...

The Invaluable Role Of Mentors

Dave Harvey and Jared Wilson sat down to discuss the invaluable role mentors play in the life of a man in ministry. Jared discusses...

Lessons from 33 Years of Mentoring

A message from Dave: “Leaders mentor, or leaders fail. Embedded in the Great Commission is the call to train and multiply - "Go therefore and...

How should the gospel function in the life of the local church?

The following article was written by Mike Bullmore and was given to me at a conference that I attended where Mike was speaking. To hear...

The Routine Absurdity of Leaders Growing Large (Part 2)

Part One Like the prodigal of Luke 15, Nebuchadnezzar, the Babylonian King, came to his senses. He had fallen hard and far, but in a...

The Routine Absurdity of Leaders Growing Large

Part Two Our church is preparing for a series on Daniel so I’ve been reacquainting myself with the great King Nebuchadnezzar. To indulge a random...

5 Ways to Revitalize Your Worship Service

I’ve heard it said that if you want to figure out a church’s theology, you can simply watch their worship service. Is the congregation...

Comforting Others: The Surprising Twist To Our Afflictions

How does God create a person who is skilled in comforting others? We naturally think about DNA and dispositions. You’ve met them—those genetically sweetened...