The new research on church staff salaries and budgets is amazing.
“From my perspective, these seven factors are not huge surprises; they are really affirmations of much of what we have been sharing with you.”
Compromise is just as critical to leadership as vision and decisiveness.
What goes on inside a pastor’s head? Here are 10 things every pastor wishes he could say out loud.
“I wish I had stayed.” I’ve heard that sentence from many pastors. Given the perspective of several years, they wish they had not left a church as soon as they did. Indeed, I was one of those pastors.
As pastors, we should make sure we end a season as well as we began it.
“Time is a gift from God. It is not to be wasted or abused.”
People look up to you. They look to you for calm and assurance. And they look to you for God’s perspective in this mess. What can you offer?
If you want to go the distance in ministry, try adopting these 7 traits of long-term pastors.
We want you to see the six issues we have heard most frequently. We want you to be aware of them so you can offer ministry, encouragement and friendship to spouses of those who serve in the church.