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How does a pastor evaluate the Sunday worship services and train young men for the ministry at the same time?

I have found there is a helpful way to evaluate the worship services of a particular Lord’s Day and train young men for this aspect of pastoral ministry at the same time.  It is something we call, “Service Review.” What

Posted in Preaching, Training for Ministry

What words should a pastor long to hear after conducting a funeral?

I am often given the opportunity to preach funerals where I do not know the deceased or their family.  This was one of those occasions.  I preached a funeral of an unbeliever with many other unbelievers present.  When conducting a

Posted in Funerals, Preaching

What was a faithful element of C.H. Spurgeon’s ministry largely overlooked?

Charles Spurgeon is celebrated as one of the most gifted, dedicated, brilliant, and impacting preachers and pastors in history.  This honorable distinction is given by most because of his piercing, articulate, Christ-centered, and Word-driven sermons that were heard and have

Posted in Hospital Visitation, Oversight of Souls, Preaching

How does a pastor feed his flock a balanced diet in preaching?

My friend, Brian Hedges has written a very helpful article for us answering this question.  Brian is a pastor, faithful preacher, and sound thinker.  You will be helped to read the article and heed his counsel: Shepherds feed sheep. And

Posted in Oversight of Souls, Preaching
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