11 Elder Chairman FAQsBy Isaac Adams | 03.23.2021
Here are 11 frequently asked questions for elder chairmen.
20 Tweet-sized Lessons for the Chairman of the EldersBy Isaac Adams | 03.22.2021
While an elders meeting isn’t a worship service, I pray these lessons will help your elders do all things “decently and in order” (1 Corinthians 14:40).
On Chairing an Elders Meeting (with Isaac Adams & Ken Barbic) | Pastors Talk, Ep. 158By I. Adams, J. Leeman, K. Barbic, M. Dever | 02.02.2021
What is an elder chairman? What do they do? Why is it a helpful role?
Why People in Your Church Don’t Evangelize — And One Really Important Thing to Do About ItBy Isaac Adams | 05.06.2020
Pastor, when it comes to helping your people in their evangelism, patiently and faithfully encourage them!
Episode 116: On Training Young Preachers (with Isaac Adams)By I. Adams, J. Leeman, M. Dever | 02.25.2020
One of the best ways to raise up the next generation of preachers is to give unproven guys opportunities. In this episode, Jonathan Leeman chats with Mark Dever and Isaac Adams about training young preachers.
Episode 97: On Celebrating Pastoral Anniversaries (with Isaac Adams)By I. Adams, J. Leeman, M. Dever | 09.24.2019
In this episode of Pastors’ Talk, Jonathan chats with Mark and Isaac Adams—who presided over Mark’s 25th anniversary celebration—about how to celebrate pastoral anniversaries.
Episode 83: On Overcoming Fear in Personal Evangelism (with Isaac Adams)By I. Adams, J. Leeman, M. Dever | 04.16.2019
As Christians, we know we should share the gospel, but many of us feel discouraged—either about our lack of evangelism, or the lack of fruit from our evangelism. What can we do about this? Where can we lousy evangelists find hope?
Evangelism Workshop – Part 4 | Now What? Follow Up, Methods, ResourcesBy Isaac Adams | 02.25.2019
Parts 1-4 available here: 9marks.org/series/evangelism-workshop-2019 Download the manuscript in PDF.
More Christian than Black or WhiteBy Isaac Adams | 9Marks Journal: Church Life: Our True Political Witness | 04.17.2018
Phrases like “I’m more Christian than black or white” are gloriously true, but they’re often wielded in white culture to enable and encourage colorblindness.
Race, Political Partisanship, and the Unity of the ChurchBy C. Woods, I. Adams, J. Leeman, K. DeYoung, R. D. Moore | 04.13.2017
A workshop from TGC’s 2017 national conference.
Participants: Jonathan Leeman, Isaac Adams, Curtis Woods, Russell Moore, Kevin DeYoung
Race, Grace, and the ChurchBy I. Adams, J. Leeman | 07.22.2016
Here’s everything I’ve learned about the race conversation in a nutshell: it has to start by building friendships across racial lines with other members of my church.
Why White Churches Are Hard for Black PeopleBy Isaac Adams | 9Marks Journal: Multi-Ethnic Churches | 09.25.2015
These aren’t true for every white church or for every black person, but the hope is that they lead to graceful and authentic conversation, to prayer, to action, and to joy in our Lord.
Don’t Be Color-Blind at ChurchBy Isaac Adams | 9Marks Journal: Multi-Ethnic Churches | 09.25.2015
Christians should be both colorblind and color-conscious. Why? Because that’s what God is like.
They Excommunicated My Dad!By Isaac Adams | 08.26.2014
God used my dad’s excommunication for good. I hope this testimony shows that.
Book Review: Effective Staffing for Vital Churches, by Bill Easum and Bill Tenny-BrittianReview by Isaac Adams | 9Marks Journal: Biblical Theology: Guardian and Guide of the Church | 08.20.2014
This book’s principles are driven more by man’s intuition and tactics than the principles described in God’s Word.