Ministry Category Posts

Ministry Preaching

10 Ways to Improve Sermon Preparation

April 6, 2017

With all the time-constraints that engulf the ministry, the preacher of God’s Word must be a good steward of his sermon preparation. If he is not, he will feel...

Church Growth Ministry

Cannibalism in the Church: The Deadly Effects of Legalism

March 10, 2017

According to Webster’s dictionary, the definition of the word Cannibal is as follows: a person who eats the flesh of human beings or an animal that eats its own...

Christian Living Ministry

5 Ways to Safeguard Yourself from Apathetic Living

March 4, 2017

In his book, Paths to Power, A.W. Tozer commented on the spiritual condition of the church, “To any casual observer of the religious scene today, two things will at...

Ministry

What Does True Greatness Look Like?

February 23, 2017

Follow certain tweets, read certain posts, and observe certain individuals and you will discover the obsession, the fascination, with greatness. “Look at me, see me, follow me, hear me,...

Evangelism and Outreach Ministry

The Fallacy of the “Big Meeting”

January 16, 2017

I am a supporter of revival. I will go on record and say that I am an advocate for any type of campaign that preaches the Word and stirs...

Ministry

Mistaken Measurements of Ministry

January 13, 2017

The modern church-goer measures ministry by standards that are impervious to authentic scriptural growth. It is unfortunate that we have somehow misconstrued and minimized success to building size, administrative...

Ministry

The Difference Between Ministry and Industry

July 21, 2016

Ministry and industry may have a similar-sounding cadence but they are two very different words from two very different worlds.  Ministry is the humbling of self for the service...

Ministry

Are You Consumed with Outcomes or Compelled by Obedience?

June 3, 2016

Our generation is addicted to results.  Plain and simple.  From our social media posts to our grand and opulent buildings we measure our success and worth by the outcome...

Ministry

5 Blind Spots to Deal With on the Road of Ministry

October 17, 2014

  Webster defines the term “blind spot” as an area in which one fails to exercise judgment or discrimination.  It is literally a space in which one’s view is...

Ministry

Is Morality Missing in Our Ministries?

September 18, 2014

“All of life is moral,” says Albert Mohler, “there is no dimension of life that does not involve moral principles and moral consequences.”  It is true: we are moral...