ENDS TODAY! 10 Ways to Increase Your Ministry Influence – 90% off!

My apologies – we crashed our website yesterday from a free webinar event and response to this new resource. But it’s back up – and you have a final opportunity TODAY! As pastors, we’re called to be influencers. We fulfill our calling through the influence God has given us to make an eternal difference in the lives of others. There is … Read More

Nelson SearcyMinistry

Greatest Killer of Motivation

Today’s guest blog comes to us from Ron Edmonson, church leader, planter, and pastor at Immanuel Baptist Church in Lexington, Kentucky. In addition to his role as pastor, Ron specializes in organizational leadership where he consults with church and ministry leaders. What’s the greatest killer of motivation? We often think it is a lack of vision. But, you can have … Read More

Nelson SearcyMinistry, Misc

BRAND NEW RESOURCE – 10 Ways to Increase Your Ministry Influence

Everyone in ministry knows that “leadership is influence.” In fact, influencing people is at the heart of what we do as church leaders. We see that through our preaching, through our writing, through our impact on the community. We fulfill our calling through influence. But the question is – do you know the steps you can take to INCREASE your influence? No matter what size … Read More

Nelson SearcyLeadership, Ministry

HALF OFF Weekend Sale – The Ministry Seminar

Do you have enough volunteers for this Sunday – or do you need more? Many times, we tell our congregation that we have a NEED for them to volunteer. We have a NEED for volunteers in nursery… We have a NEED for volunteers in guest services… We have a NEED for volunteers in children’s ministry… We have a NEED for volunteers in our office… We have … Read More

Nelson SearcyMinistry


I’ve just released a BRAND NEW book designed to equip your people to share their faith. And I’d love to get a free copy out to you this week! You’ll discover that this book, The Difference Maker: Using Your Everyday Life for Eternal Impact, can be a powerful evangelism tool – especially when used as part of an effective Evangelism system and “Big Day” process. … Read More

Nelson SearcyChurch Systems, Ministry

A.W. Tozer on the Church’s Critical Need

“The most critical need of the church at this moment is men, bold men, free men. The church must seek, in prayer and much humility, the coming again of men made of the stuff of which prophets and martyrs are made.” -A.W. Tozer

Nelson SearcyMinistry

Ministry: Hard Job, High Calling

Today’s guest post comes to us from Heidi Hall for Christianity Today about the daunting challenges faced by pastors. Gordon Atkinson’s decision to leave the ministry didn’t come as an epiphany, nor was it a knee-jerk reaction to a particularly contentious church business meeting. It began with a headache. A migraine. And then some anxiety, followed by its dark twin, … Read More

Nelson SearcyHealth, Ministry

On Soul Searching

  “Go straight for souls, and go for the worst.” – William Booth, Methodist preacher and founder of The Salvation Army

Nelson SearcyEvangelism, Ministry