Ed Stetzer: "Let’s pray and weep because alcohol continues to be a mocker, and let’s not feel the need to join in that mocking."
"I’ve been a broken pastor before. I am here because of men and women who wouldn’t abandon me in my brokenness."
"I’m not claiming it’s wrong to minister full-time; merely that it’s not always right."
Ed Stetzer: "While cities are an excellent place for gospel advancement, urban ministry is not without its challenges."
"Hone in on these four elements over the next several months and watch your worship experiences go from good to great."
Craig Greenfield: "Would Jesus show any sort of special concern for one particular group or another?"
"Stick to the priorities as best you can. Empower others to do the rest."
"An occasional break from the Sunday routine can refresh a soul and help avoid pastoral burnout."
William Vanderbloemen: “Churches need to find leaders who know how to build teams and develop leaders around them.”
Bobby Gruenewald: “A church’s ability to grow and to make people feel needed and known shouldn’t feel mutually exclusive.”