Leadership & Ministry

Leadership in God’s Kingdom

Leadership in the kingdom of God’s is not the pursuit of fame, power, glory or the praise of man. This may be the concept of leadership from a secular view point, but it is far from what we are to seek after as people of God. (Luke 22:24-27 NLT) And they began to argue among… Read More »

7 Sins of a Dying Church

By Thom S. Rainier is the president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources (LifeWay.com) I stood before some 700 church members on a Sunday evening. My task was straightforward. I was to share with them the results of a consultation my team members and I had worked on during the past several weeks. The presentation… Read More »

Doing What Doesn’t Matter, Where It Doesn’t Work

In my estimation, one of the greatest traps of ministry can be the false assumption that activity is synonymous with productivity. As a result we can easily find ourselves involved in far too many causes and pursuits that may actually dull us to the reality that what we are doing is robbing us of true… Read More »