Ecclesiology can’t be assumed nor should it be considered a distraction to the church planter’s “mission.”
The day you lose your godliness is the day you lose your power in pastoral preaching.
What a joy to see the African church finding its own voice through books such as this.
If you’ve served in a church with a plurality of elders, then you’ve felt tension over questions about how the “senior” pastor relates to other pastors.
If you’re looking for an accessible, Reformed Baptist introduction on the doctrine of the church, this is a resource I’m happy to recommend.
How can I grow my church? If your answer doesn’t mention God’s Word, then you’re starting in the wrong place.
Two years into our church plant, we faced our first major crisis. Here are nine takeaway lessons on dealing with church conflict.
I’ve found a weekly service review to be one of the most effective tools in ministry for mentoring men and growing as a preacher.
I’m writing to you today because we’re concerned to see a steadily growing trend in America. It’s called “revitalization.”
— Do you have any tips on how quickly or slowly pastors should preach through books? — Should Sunday mornings primarily aim for edifying believers or evangelizing non-believers?
— What are some of the pastoral principles, pitfalls, and guidelines when dealing with church members who doubt their baptism took place after their conversion? — A church member wants his daughter to be baptized twice, in two different churches. How should I respond? — As a church considers planting or revitalizing, how much should they take into account a building’s architecture?
Charles Hedman, a pastor at Capitol Hill Baptist Church, preached a sermon on a biblical theology of singleness. You can listen to that sermon here.
What we all need are not more authoritarian preachers but more authoritative sermons.
Here’s a list of 29 questions to ask when you’re giving feedback on a sermon.
God blesses some churches with quick, radical, and amazing growth. But he tends to work slowly—and this requires patience.