By David J. Lose on Jul 7, 2022
Here's the problem: Thanksgiving--that is, the genuine expression of gratitude--can't be forced.
By SermonCentral on Nov 20, 2020
Jonathan Edwards has a word for our time that could hardly be more pointed if he were living today. It has to do with the foundation of gratitude.
By SermonCentral on Nov 17, 2021
These words will encourage you personally as you enter into the holiday season.
By J. John on Nov 11, 2020
"In giving thanks to God, there should be no motive other than pure gratitude."
By David J. Lose on Oct 14, 2020
Other than saying, "We ought to be thankful," what is there to say?
By Trevin Wax on May 3, 2022
What if the biggest danger ahead for Christians today is something we don’t expect, but should?
By Lance Witt on Sep 19, 2023
No matter what has happened in the past or what your ministry situation is today, you can have a rich, meaningful life.
By Ray Hollenbach on Oct 22, 2020
Everyone knows they're supposed to be thankful on Thanksgiving Day, but the heart-attitude won't kick in by magic; it has to be cultivated.
By Josh Reich on Jul 9, 2023
Most of the time on blogs like mine or other leadership and ministry blogs you read about how tough ministry is, how difficult people can be and how hard it is to be a leader. All those things are true.
By David J. Lose on Nov 24, 2023
This is the way thanksgiving always works--in giving thanks for a gift given, we are blessed again.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Jun 24, 2020
Here are 7 things bad leaders say. I only know this, because, over the years, I’ve caught myself thinking or even saying some of these things.
By J. John on Nov 23, 2023
A British pastor reminds us, "Thanksgiving is more than an American holiday; it's a Godly holiday, as well."
By Charles Stone on Jul 24, 2023
Recently our church staff held our annual in-house evaluation retreat when we reviewed the prior year’s goals and plans. God had given us a good year and we wanted not only to discuss how we could improve, but rejoice in His blessings.
By Kent Woodyard on Mar 20, 2021
My article last week focused on a particularly negative reaction I received to a blog post about online giving. That response – and them is understanding it belied – galvanized me to talk about generosity,stewardship, and all things giving even more than I had before.