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What is Church Revitalization?

Recently, I met with a group of pastors each of whom is in a challenging church revitalization situation.  We had a very fruitful conversation about the difficulties that usually accompany taking an existing church.  Although this idea is not nearly as popular as

Posted in Oversight of Souls, The Pastor's Soul

What is a pastor’s true calling?

The only way for a pastor to avoid the many distractions of life and to remain steadfast throughout his life and ministry is to know what God has truly called the pastor to do. The pastor’s calling is not to run

Posted in The Pastor's Soul, Training for Ministry

How does a pastor cultivate a ministry of prayer with other pastors?

I know from personal experience that the soft voice beckoning pastors to pray for their flocks grows louder when others are involved and you are accountable to them. I will gladly admit I would falter in this task even more

Posted in Oversight of Souls, The Pastor's Soul

Am I alone in my small declining church?

I know there are many discouraged pastors of small congregations out there who feel very alone.  But it is essential that you know there are many faithful brothers plugging away in the trenches just like you.  Here is one example. 

Posted in The Pastor's Soul
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