Church Leader Mental Health: Overcoming the Stigma

“Who helps the helpers?” is an insightful and difficult-to-answer question that Ed Stetzer, executive director of the Billy Graham Center, […]

by Scott Arvay Feb 19
A Pastor’s Practical Guide to Taking the Next Step with Discipleship

When I was 14 years old, a godly woman named Cheryl took me under her wing.  We spent time together, […]

by Scott Arvay Apr 24
4 Unsung Heroes in Every Church

October is Pastor Appreciation Month and is established as a time to honor and show our respect and gratitude for […]

by Rachel Ankers Oct 16
Dear Pastors, Thank You

Thank you. Thank you for investing in me and so many others in ways that I will never realize. Thank […]

by Rachel Ankers Sep 28
The Importance of Prioritizing Rest as a Leader

There are times we begin to feel depleted, empty, running out of steam. If we are even a little self-aware […]

by Rachel Ankers Jun 27
Reaffirmations: Apps and Twitter Etiquette for Church Leadership

Whether you’re a church Pastor, directing a ministry, or simply a volunteer, you most likely don’t have much time in […]

by John Gilman Jul 22
Reaffirmations Friday – June 17th

Whether you’re a church Pastor, directing a ministry, or simply a volunteer, you most likely don’t have too much time […]

by John Gilman Jun 17
Change For Change

Have you ever found yourself feeling an enormous amount of anxiety as you sit in a ministry meeting, hearing your […]

by Kendrea Moorer Dec 8
Homecoming: How To Make Your Celebration Better

Are Homecoming services a thing of the past? It probably depends on who you ask, but for many churches this […]

by Meredith Morris Nov 2
Six Tools to Combat Pastoral Burnout

Being a pastor is really hard work.  Sometimes pastors feel like they have the burdens of their entire congregation on […]

by Meredith Morris Jul 22
Pastoring and Parenting…It's Not Easy!

The team at Barna recently published some statistics on PK’s (pastor kids). Here are some of the more interesting stats […]

by John Gilman Dec 2
Surviving the Summer Slump for Ministry Leadership – Part 1

 “The rhythm is gonna get you.” -Gloria Estefan Every industry has rhythms, and successful leaders identify these rhythms and position […]

by John Gilman May 24