Pastors‘ and Theologians‘ ForumBy B. Johnson, D. Newkirk, P. Ryken, T. Ascol, W. Price | 9Marks Journal: Miscellaneous Articles | 02.25.2010
I have learned that nothing brings greater joy to a pastor’s heart than a sinner who truly repents.
Churches Raising Up Pastors – Cornhill Training CourseBy Christopher Ash | 9Marks Journal: Raising Up the Next Generation of Pastors | 02.25.2010
Here are the Cornhill Training Course’s answers submitted by Christopher Ash. The Cornhill Training Course is based out of London, England.
Sorting Out the Spiritual and the PhysicalBy Michael Emlet | 9Marks Journal: Counseling in the Church | 02.25.2010
In my counseling training, I began to see that the Scriptures provide this overarching view to any problem of life.
Looking at the Past and Present of CounselingBy David Powlison | 9Marks Journal: Counseling in the Church | 02.25.2010
People are willing to pay money to others who will never lead them to the Savior of the World. But that must change.
Contextualizing the Gospel in an Egalitarian WorldBy Jonathan Leeman | 9Marks Journal: The Emerging Church | 02.25.2010
A pastor should know his congregation, and a Christian should know his non-Christian friend, so they both can exercise wisdom and sensitivity in communicating the gospel.
Churches Raising Up Pastors – Charles Simeon TrustBy D. Helm, R. Kinney | 9Marks Journal: Raising Up the Next Generation of Pastors | 02.25.2010
Here are the Charles Simeon Trust’s answers (submitted by David Helm and Robert Kinney). The Simeon Trust is based out of Chicago, Illinois.
Twenty Ways to Cultivate a Culture of CounselingBy Deepak Reju | 9Marks Journal: Counseling in the Church | 02.25.2010
By equipping your members to counsel one another, you enable them to do the front-line work of ministry. Here are twenty ways to cultivate a culture of counseling and discipleship in your church.
What Should Pastors Do with Fear, Medication, & AddictionBy Edward T. Welch | 9Marks Journal: Counseling in the Church | 02.25.2010
Are psychiatric medications sinful? Are they wise? Are they wrong? How should we view such things?
Churches Raising Up Pastors – Capitol Hill Baptist ChurchBy Ben Wright | 9Marks Journal: Raising Up the Next Generation of Pastors | 02.25.2010
Here are the answers for the Capitol Hill Baptist Church internship program (submitted by Ben Wright). Capitol Hill Baptist Church is located in Washington, D. C.
Premarital Counseling, Pornography, and MarriageBy Winston T. Smith | 9Marks Journal: Counseling in the Church | 02.25.2010
I think one of the ways churches should work against the threat of pornography, very simply, is to start talking about it.
An Emerging Church PrimerBy Justin Taylor | 9Marks Journal: The Emerging Church | 02.25.2010
We need to remember that we are bound by the Word of God to speak the truth in love. Some of us are so wired to „speak the truth“ that we fail to do it in love.
Churches Raising Up Pastors – Bethlehem College and SeminaryBy Tom Steller | 9Marks Journal: Raising Up the Next Generation of Pastors | 02.25.2010
Here are the Bethlehem College and Seminary’s answers (submitted by Tom Steller). BCS is based out of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Resources on EvangelismBy Ryan Townsend | 02.25.2010
Get these resources for your pastoral toolbox and use them with your church.
What is the Missional Life?By Eric Simmons | 9Marks Journal: The Church's Mission | 02.25.2010
Pastor, God has called you to more than just the people in your church. He wants to mobilize you and your people to reach another people.
Preach to the Non-Christian, Christian, and Church MemberBy Aaron Menikoff | 9Marks Journal: Preaching | 02.25.2010
Yes, the preacher should be sensitive to the unchurched. But if we target the unchurched alone, the message may be lost or so diluted that God’s people become malnourished.