How to Get People Involved in Small Groups

Small groups are pivotal for our growth as disciples of Christ. Here are ways you can encourage people to join.

Why We Need to Watch How We Talk About Trafficking

Sensationalism is undermining the honest efforts of people and organizations trying to end human trafficking.

How the ‘Gig Economy’ Is Changing Christian Ministry

More and more people are getting part-time side gigs for supplemental income. Here's how that affects the ministry landscape.

10 Things I’ll Do Differently After Being a Pastor

After having been a pastor for 16 years, I have a newfound understanding of what my pastor needs from me.

Leadership and Suicide: When Ending It Seems Like The Only Way Out

“Maybe you’ve thought the only way through your pain is to end your pain. It’s not.”

3 Things That Helped Me Through Depression

Early in ministry, I thought I had the answers for hurting people, then God allowed me to become depressed myself.

Before You Leave, Assess What’s Pulling You Elsewhere

Understanding the difference between push and pull clarifies the difference between making a right or wrong decision to leave.

How NOT to Avoid Conversations About Religion

WikiHow posted an article on how to avoid conversations about religion, but what if we flipped it?

5 Ways Your Church Can Have a Major Impact in the New School Year

These are the most effective back-to-school ideas I've heard from churches across the world.

4 Guidelines for a Successful Succession Plan

There are many reasons why succession plans fail. Here are four guidelines that will set you up for a healthy transition.