What do pastors in the throes of church revitalization need to know? In this episode of Pastors’ Talk, Jonathan interviews Mark and two other pastors who went through a revitalization, Andy Davis and Aaron Menikoff.
This book isn’t a biblical defense for plural eldership. Rather, it’s a practical guide to assessing and improving the quality of your elder body.
Aaron Menikoff shares the two words of advice that influenced his pastoral ministry.
A talk given at NAMB & 9Marks Church Planting & Revitalization conference 2018.
How should we respond we a public servant, an elder, or the preacher confesses to looking at pornography?
The Song of Songs certainly is about marriage. However, since marriage is a window into the relationship between Christ and the church, the Song of Songs is about the gospel, too.
The thick-skinned and tender-hearted pastor is best positioned to minister for the long haul.
Long story short, non-Christians unlikely to walk under a steeple may very well walk over your threshold, if only you’d invite them inside.
Being a good neighbor is a crucial component to being a faithful evangelist. We should all aspire to be gospel neighbors.
This book offers a thoughtful pushback against the pragmatic ministry mindset.
Over time, the careful practice of membership and discipline should make church members feel safe and well-protected.
“Just Do It” may be a great slogan for the world’s largest manufacturer of sportswear, but it’s a horrible motto for the Christian life.
It’s tempting to think, “If I were just a little smarter or a little more articulate or a little funnier, then my church would be a little bit better and grow a little bit faster.”
How quickly should a pastor try to change things? Well, it depends. . .
We may share the gospel a thousand times, and never see a convert. It’s our job to be faithful. The rest is up to God.