Leadership

Confronting Entitlement as a Young Minister

Confronting Entitlement as a Young Minister

When Ryder Mills started out in ministry, he discovered he was more anxious, self-conscious, and restless than he thought. He learned that he had a lot to learn.

In Praise of the Plateaued Church

In Praise of the Plateaued Church

We pray for more, because we think more, bigger, and louder will bring us closer to where God wants us to be. But what if “more” actually hinders our ability to draw near to him?

Help for Young Pastors Discipling Older Believers

Help for Young Pastors Discipling Older Believers

Pastoring requires building trust, regardless of age. Though there are not many easy answers, there are things we can do as young pastors to disciple older members well.

Networking for Pastors Who Hate Networking

Networking for Pastors Who Hate Networking

Many pastors hate networking. But there's a good and godly kind of networking that doesn't feel so greasy.

The Incredible Inefficiency of Pastoral Ministry

The Incredible Inefficiency of Pastoral Ministry

How do you find satisfaction in pastoral ministry when the to-do list is never done?

Beyond the Numbers Game

Beyond the Numbers Game

We want more—bigger crowds, larger ministries, more dollars. But before we get more, we need to ask, "How will I respond to the few?"