By Lance Witt on Sep 21, 2023
For many years I did ministry as an employee rather than as a son. My value and acceptance were dependent on how well I performed.
By John Gilman Ii on Mar 23, 2021
Families have long been the cornerstone of church congregations. Parents bring their children to church every Sunday. At a certain point, it becomes the children’s choice and responsibility to decide if they want to continue going to church every Sunday or not. That’s why it’s so important to show your children God’s grace and make Him a priority in their life from an early age.
By Joe Mckeever on Nov 8, 2022
"A pastor’s wife’s greatest ministry is to her husband first, and her children second."
By Rick Ezell on Nov 2, 2021
You may be the most skilled preacher and your church may have excellent small groups or the best children’s ministry in the city, but your first-time guests will never know unless they make a second or third visit.
By John Gilman Ii on Mar 18, 2021
Before kids, life was simpler, but it was a lot less fun. After kids, things get crazy. Everything takes more time, and you wonder what you did before the little ones were around. Going places with your kids becomes an adventure. You pack up everything you’ll need and some things you won’t. You make sure everyone’s eaten and used the restroom, even though you know they’ll be hungry and have to go again when you get there.
By Ron Edmondson on Jun 25, 2022
For those of you in the vocational ministry, let me offer some reflections on 42 years of ministry.
By Eugene Cho on Mar 20, 2018
Is pastoral ministry a dangerous profession? Eugene Cho shares the facts.
By Brandon Cox on Jun 26, 2018
Brandon Cox: In the pursuit of excellence in your ministry, remember these five guiding principles.
By Bob Hostetler on Jan 7, 2020
Pastor Bob Hostetler hasn't just survived the challenges that come with being married while in ministry; he lists his marriage as a major ministry success. How does that happen?
By SermonCentral on Feb 10, 2023
Brandon Cox: "When it comes to leading a strong ministry and building a healthy church, it takes more than solid theology or smart strategy."
By Ed Stetzer on Jul 1, 2023
Are you easily distracted by high-profile ministries? You might be guilty of "ministry pornography." In this video Ed Stetzer discusses the dangers of ministry comparison with Jon Acuff.
By Tim Stevens on Apr 8, 2020
Tim Stevens offers encouragement and practical advice to pastors going through a tough ministry funk.
By David L. Hansen on Nov 16, 2018
Saying "no" can help focus your ministry, your leadership and your preaching.
By Jared Moore on Dec 4, 2019
Check out this list. Do you still want to be a pastor? If so, then God has probably called you to the ministry.
By SermonCentral on Jun 28, 2022
Is your church too busy to do ministry?