How do you cultivate a healthy marriage in the midst of a busy ministry?
FTC.co asks Jared C. Wilson, Assistant Professor of Pastoral Ministry at Spurgeon College and Writer-in-Residence at Midwestern Seminary, what advice he would give a new pastor who already wants to quit.
FTC.co asks Adam McClendon, Director of the D.Min. Program at Liberty University, "How does pastoral counseling relate to discipleship?"
A pastor who doesn’t know what a healthy church looks like finds fresh air in every wind of doctrine.
Remember, pastor, God requires clarity, not cleverness; doctrinal fidelity, not rhetorical flourish.
None of these words of advice will ward off suffering. Pastors are broken people caring for broken people. But if joy is part of the fruit the Spirit promises to give Christians, we can identify the things we do have control over that only serve to stifle that joy.
FTC.co asks Clint Pressley, Lead Pastor of Hickory Grove Baptist Church in Charlotte, "What are some common mistakes beginning pastors make?"
There is an urgent need to discern from many goods what will be best for building up the Church.
A willingness to go wherever includes a willingness to minister to whomever.
What’s been the most successful form of outreach your church has practiced?