Good Fishing: Lots of Fish and Trained Fishermen


"The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife released 3 million hatchery-reared trout into lakes across the state." (Reported April 27, …
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The Varied Hats a Pastor Wears


A pastor does more than preach on Sunday mornings. In fact, that’s one thing you should be careful saying to your pastor. We work …
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ReWritten: Exchanging Your Story for God’s Story


A year and a half ago, I met Bruce and Heather Moore. I had somehow caught wind of their story and was so inspired that we invited them out …
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How to Beat Pastoral Burnout


Ministry is a marathon – not a 50-yard dash. It’s tough. You’re in an invisible war where all kinds of forces are conspiring to keep you …
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Review: New Edition of ‘Leading Life-Changing Small Groups’


One of the books that shaped my understanding of small group ministry was "Leading Life-Changing Small Groups" by Bill Donahue. When it was …
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Developing a Missional Team

Missional Team

Whether you are reaching a community, planting a church, or discipling a neighborhood, developing a Missional Team must be a priority! In …
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Mother’s Day Church Attendance Ranks 3rd


Between Easter and Christmas, Mother's Day may be the most likely day people will attend church, according to a study by LifeWay …
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Mother’s Day & the Infertile


By Russell D. Moore LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) -- Mother's Day is a particularly sensitive time in many congregations, and pastors and church …
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Small Group Leadership 101


Brett Eastman interviews Caleb Anderson on Small Group Leadership 101. 10 Simple steps that will make a difference for you and your …
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Multi Ethnic Churches for the Sake of the Gospel


What was it about the first century Church that transformed the Roman world? I believe it was birth of multi-ethnic local churches …
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