Category Archives: Deacons

Questions for every church leader

When ministries are not effective, leaders who care about the Church ask questions about how to “do” Church better. But are they looking in the right places for answers? Continue reading

Posted in Call to ministry, Christianity, Church, Church building, Church growth, Church Leadership, Church Planting, Deacons, Ecclesiology 101, Elders, Leadership, Life of a pastor, Market-Driven Churches, Pastors, Preaching, Seeker Services, Spiritual transformation, Theology | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Since Christ died for all …

Reflect on the text: “Christ’s love controls us. Since we believe that Christ died for all, we also believe that we have all died to our old life. He died for everyone so that those who receive his new life will no … Continue reading

Posted in D. A. Carson, Deacons, Death of Christ, James, Life, Life of a pastor, Repentance, Rob Bell | 2 Comments

Five words that changed the world

It is scandalous that so many believers today have such a low view of the church. They see their Christian lives as a solitary exercise – Jesus and me – or they treat the church as a building or a social center. Continue reading

Posted in Accountability, Call to ministry, Christianity, Church, Church discipline, Church growth, Church Leadership, Church membership, Church Planting, Community, Deacons, Ecclesiology 101, Elders, Fellowship, God's Will, Leadership, Life of a pastor, Local Church, Pastors | 3 Comments