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How does a pastor care for the sick in the hospital and home?

Do those who are sick have a reasonable, biblical expectation that their pastor should visit them? How can pastors take the initiative to faithfully minister to the sick in the hospital and the home? Why do some pastors neglect this

Posted in Hospital Visitation

What does it mean for a pastor to “Do the work of an evangelist?”

We were recently asked about Paul’s call upon pastors to, “Do the work of an evangelist?”  Since we couldn’t find many helpful resources that we felt complimented the primary pastoral call to be a shepherd, we set out to provide

Posted in Evangelism, Oversight of Souls, Preaching

Should pastors receive gifts from church members?

What does Scripture say about pastors receiving gifts? Should pastors exercise caution in receiving such gifts? What might be some issues a pastor should consider when a member offers him a gift? How should a pastor view such gifts?  What

Posted in Oversight of Souls, The Pastor's Soul

When is Brian Croft doing 4 revitalization conferences in 4 days in 4 locations in Alabama?

You heard right!  August 12-15, Brian Croft will be traveling to Alabama and is doing 4 half day church revitalization conferences in 4 days in 4 different major cities in Alabama.  Additionally, each of these Practical Shepherding Revitalization Conference are

Posted in Promotion, The Pastor's Soul, Training for Ministry
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