10 Things Id Do If I Wasn’t A Pastor Today

By Ron Edmondson I spent most of my adult life outside vocational ministry. I’m amazed at the opportunities God has given me in ministry, but in many ways I am still a newcomer. I have just over a dozen years in this career. It’s challenging in some ways, because I see things differently from some […]

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Life is about problems… how you handle them, what you do with them, how they make you feel, whether or not you trust God and those around you in them… Avoiding problems may be the worst way to live. It robs you of the potential growth that can come from the challenge of problems. Don’t […]

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10 Things You Won’t Find In A Godly Marriage

  A great article from Matthew Jacobson at http://timewarpwife.com/?p=3167 Could you stand up in a room and say, without embarrassment, “We’re not perfect but even so, I encourage you to follow our example in marriage?” A godly couple can say this because of what’s missing from their marriage (and because of what’s there, but that’s another […]

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My friend Larry

I’ll be spending a lot of time today remembering Larry Lee Sherman. One year ago today, after spending the weekend coaching church planters, pastors and friends, he boarded a plane home, went to sleep and woke up in the presence of God. I received the phone call that he had died and it shocked me […]

Francis Chan on Rethinking Church

Notes Brian .001 April 08

Recapturing Hope Sunday Night Slides – Dr Brian Arnold

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By Dave Bruskus So your church is “evangelical.” But is it evangelistic? Here are seven ways you as a pastor can build an evangelistic culture that’s about more than baptism numbers. While many churches would consider themselves to be evangelical, I have personally found very few of these same churches to have a strong evangelistic […]


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