Knowing How to Fight: One Day at a Time

“Don’t worry about tomorrow, because tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.” –Matthew 6:34 In this verse, Jesus encourages His followers not to worry about the future. He says, “Each day has enough trouble of its own.” In other words, you can fight against stress and frustrations only one day at a time. Tomorrow … Read More


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Leaders Ask the Lord

“Ask me and I will tell you remarkable secrets you do not know about things to come.” —Jeremiah 33:3 (NLT)


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Green on the Task of Evangelism

“Unless there is a transformation of contemporary church life so that once again the task of evangelism is something which is seen as incumbent on every baptized Christian, and is backed up by a quality of living which outshines the best that unbelief can muster, we are unlikely to make much headway through techniques of evangelism.”  – Dr. Michael Green … Read More


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Whale ‘Swallows’ Submariner for a Few Seconds

Today’s guest post comes to us from EvangelicalFocus.com.  A dive tour operator in South Africa experienced a very uncommon situation as a whale briefly swallowed him – spitting him out again after a few seconds. The rare Jonah-like incident was captured on camera. Rainer Schimpf and other people “set off to document a sardine run – a natural event where gannets, penguins, seals, … Read More


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Exclusive Free Training Videos from Evangelism Scholar Dr. Michael Green

Dr. Michael Green was widely influential as an author, evangelism scholar and defender of the Christian faith. Green’s humorous, engaging style of writing and speaking made him highly regarded in the Church of England, and in the wider Christian world. I’ve compiled a collection of four of the best teachings from Dr. Green — all on video. Plus, you can … Read More


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Why Pastors’ Tax Returns Are Often Wrong, by StartCHURCH

No one enjoys filing their taxes. That’s why every year when tax season comes around, we often seek out the most convenient solution to get our taxes done. This may look like using an online program, paying a big tax company, or using a local CPA. For most people, these options work well enough. But when pastors reach for these … Read More


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The Essence of Faith for Pastors Too: Keep a Positive Outlook

The below excerpt is from my book The Renegade Pastor’s Guide to Managing the Stress of Ministry. As pastors, we can’t allow negative, anxious thoughts to overwhelm us–at least not for long. After all, we serve a big, amazing God who is greater than all our troubles. When we focus on everything that’s wrong around us, we can become defeated. But … Read More


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Leaders Must Be God’s Servant

“So Jesus called them together and said, ‘You know that the rulers in this world lord it over their people, and officials flaunt their authority over those under them. But among you it will be different. Whoever wants to be a leader among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first among you must be the slave of everyone … Read More


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Wesley’s Charitable View of Money

“Money never stays with me. It would burn me if it did. I throw it out of my hands as soon as possible, lest it should find its way into my heart.” – John Wesley (June 28 or June 17, 1703 – March 2, 1791) devout Anglican who remained in the Church of England until his death, considered the “Father … Read More


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