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    Shepherd God’s Flock: Our Job as Pastors

    Shepherd God's Flock: Our Job as Pastors

    As pastors, we’re called to shepherd the flock (1 Peter 5:2). In fact, God holds us accountable for our shepherding (Hebrews 13:17). But what does it look like to shepherd? Shepherd God’s Flock: Our Job as Pastors Before we can answer the what question, we must answer the who question. Who, exactly, are we responsible for? There are four […]

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    Links of the Week (8/26/17)

    Links of the Week

    Each Saturday we point you to the best preaching, leadership, and ministry content we have encountered on the internet during the week. Links of the Week Why Churches Decline and Die – by Paul Alexander Years ago, a church started in the Phoenix east valley. This church plant grew rapidly. Helping new people meet Jesus, they […]

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    Dave Stone’s 8 Principles to Great Preaching

    Dave Stone's 8 Principles to Great Preaching

    At the 2017 North American Christian Convention, I got to attend a preaching workshop led by Dave Stone, Senior Pastor at Southeast Christian Church in Louisville, Kentucky. Dave is a great preacher of God’s word. He’s funny, a really good story teller, and very relatable. In the workshop, he laid out the following 8 principles to […]

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    Why You Should Write More Often and How to Start 

    You should write more often. Ah, I can hear the objection now, “I preach every week which means I am writing a sermon every week and I do not even consider myself a writer so that is enough for me”. Ok that is a valid point but there is so much development that comes with […]

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    Links of the Week (8/19/17)

    Links of the Week

    Each Saturday we point you to the best preaching, leadership, and ministry content we have encountered on the internet during the week. Links of the Week Top 10 Church Finance Mistakes – by Dan Reiland The intersection of faith and finance is never easy to navigate as a local church leader. The topic of money is […]

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    3 Required Characteristics of Godly Leadership

    Leadership is a concept that can literally be talked about, debated over and written on every second of every day. The ideal business leader is many times shown as a ruthless and win at all cost type such as Steve Jobs and the other billionaire visionaries who innovated and grew great companies with great products. […]

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    How Long Should You Spend Preparing? – by Nathan Hardesty

    How Long Should You Spend Preparing-

    August is an exciting time of year for football fans. School age children report to camp, college athletes arrive on campus, and the pros hit their practice fields. Fans get their first look at the new recruits and the rookie draft class. With every rep, drill, and “do it again” anticipation builds. It builds through […]

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    Links of the Week (8/12/17)

    Links of the Week

    Each Saturday we point you to the best preaching, leadership, and ministry content we have encountered on the internet during the week. Links of the Week 3 Reasons to Be Thankful for Bad Sermons – by Brandon Hilgemann We’ve all endured ugly sermons. The delivery was poor. The explanation of the text was lacking. The outline […]