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How does a pastor’s heart stay warm to God’s word?

How does a pastor maintain a warm heart for the Word of God while ministering that Word week in and week out? What might help a pastor avoid becoming overly-familiar with the Word? How may a pastor guard against the

Posted in The Pastor's Soul

What are the priorities for a pastor in the early years?

What are the priorities of a pastor in the early years of ministry? How does a beginning pastor lay a God-honoring foundation for his ministry? What is the one thing such a pastor must do first and above all else?

Posted in Oversight of Souls, Preaching, Training for Ministry

“The Visitor” The newest article by Cara Croft

I breathe out the words, “I matter to God.” They slowly pass over my lips, circle around my head and land in my ears with a dull thud. Those words, unable to penetrate any further into my brain clogged with

Posted in Home and Family, Oversight of Souls

Join us at the Mississippi Baptist Pastor’s Conference

Brian Croft will be speaking and we (Practical Shepherding) will be exhibiting and selling our books at a discounted price.  Come join us! Our staff would love to meet you and serve you!  

Posted in Promotion
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