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How Much Should a Church Depend on One Pastor?

Brian Croft Thursday, May 22, 2014

While I was in Zambia, I missed a very important funeral and a sudden open heart surgery of one of our elderly members. Because of this, my time in Zambia reminded me of the importance of my “motto” for pastoral ministry:

Why I Am Committed to Teaching the Bible

John MacArthur Monday, February 23, 2009

Faithfully preaching and teaching the Word must be the very heart of our ministry philosophy. Any other approach replaces the voice of God with human wisdom.

9 Warning Signs of a Pastor Losing His Way

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

The pathway to being lost in the middle of your own ministry story is a road that has been traveled by many. Inspecting their journey can help you understand yours.

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Being a Titus 2 Woman

Thursday, June 4, 2015

The whole goal of a Titus 2 woman is to train younger women in Biblical, simple-to-measure, Spirit-empowered, love-based living. Here are the 6 characteristics.

Forgiveness: The Very Essence of Our Faith

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Forgiveness is something all of us want to receive but most of us hesitate to give. Jesus makes it clear, however, that we can’t have it without giving it.

The Secret of Joy: Psalm 126

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Psalm 126 shows us not only that “laughter” and God go together but also God and “joy.” This psalm is written to help you discover the secret of joy.

Does God Ever Change His Mind?

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Changing our minds feels so natural to us as humans, it’s hard to envision life without it. But what would it mean for God to change his mind? Does he? Could he? Or are all his plans and purposes unchangeable?

Leading Well

Philip Nation Thursday, January 8, 2015

Currently, I am preaching through a series of messages about leadership in the church. In the last message, I taught on the qualifications necessary for someone to serve as an elder in the church by summing it up to three characteristics: mature, loving, and discerning.

From Spiritual Death to Resurrection Power

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

In Ephesians 2 Paul takes us down to the Death Valley of the Soul and then up to “the heavenly places in Christ Jesus.” The journey’s contrast will enhance our appreciation for what we have in Christ and will influence the way we live.

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