Pastoral Discipleship: The Urgent Need, the Biblical Mandate, and One Timothy’s PleaBy Owen Strachan | 02.26.2010
Pastors of today can rescue the church of God by responsibly and passionately training young men for the ministry.
The Pursuit of Christ in the Devotions of a PastorBy Mike Gilbart-Smith | 02.26.2010
A pastor can recognize the necessity of a healthy devotional life, but have unhealthy motives for making sure that it happens.
What Questions Does a Biblical Counselor Suggest We Ask?By David Powlison | 02.26.2010
In discipling somone, I am doing nothing more than pursuing the same line of questioning and reasoning that I myself need.
1st Mark of a Healthy Church MEMBER: Expositional LISTENINGBy Thabiti Anyabwile | 02.26.2010
What we are listening for when the Word is preached is not primarily “practical how-to advice.”
Praying Beyond Health ConcernsBy David Powlison | 02.26.2010
Why don’t church members pray beyond the sick list? Often because their pastors have not taught or modeled otherwise.
Plexiglas PreachingBy John MacArthur | 02.26.2010
Whenever anything is substituted for the preaching of the Word, God’s authority is usurped.
Separating Insiders and OutsidersBy Mike McKinley | 9Marks Journal: Miscellaneous Articles | 02.26.2010
How should we evaluate different prescriptions for a successful church? How can we tell what’s good advice and what’s worthy of the so-called circular file?
Doing Seminary WellBy Owen Strachan | 9Marks Journal: The Emerging Church | 02.26.2010
I want to encourage seminarians to approach their work with reverence, receptivity, realism, and responsibility.
The Emerging Consequences of Whose Ideas?By Forum | 9Marks Journal: The Emerging Church | 02.26.2010
Where are these Emergent guys getting this stuff? Where do their ideas come from?
Give Me Doctrine or Give Me DeathBy Greg Gilbert | 9Marks Journal: The Emerging Church | 02.26.2010
If I want a Christianity that is authentic, real, textured, and alive, can I possibly have that within the narrow constraints of a structured system of doctrine?
The Devotional Life of the Professional ChristianBy Mike Gilbart-Smith | 9Marks Journal: The Emerging Church | 02.26.2010
Unless we appreciate the importance and the urgency of prayer and meditation on God’s Word, we will leave it until tomorrow.
Let the Word of God Dwell in You RichlyBy Michael Lawrence | 02.26.2010
These two lessons have impressed themselves upon me already concerning the preparation of expositional sermon series on a schedule.
What about the confessing Christian who lives like the world?By Michael Lawrence | 02.26.2010
The free grace that forgives is also a grace that transforms, turning bad trees which produce bad fruit into good trees which produce good fruit.
Do you need a degree to be a pastor?By Al Mohler | 02.26.2010
Do you need a degree to be a pastor?
Things I’ve Seen and Heard — When Pastors GatherBy Matt Schmucker | 02.26.2010
When the leadership of your church gathers, what typically happens?