The Unintended Consequences of a Frantically Busy Pastor (3 Steps to a Healthy Rhythm)

Pastor, you're too busy and that busyness is resulting in several unintended consequences for you and the church you lead.

You've likely preached on the topic and you've pleaded with your people to make necessary changes to their schedule. But I'm here to plead, not with your people, but to plead...

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Leading the Post-Covid Church (Series): 10 Critical Keys for Healthy and Effective Pastoral Ministry leadership preaching
The Covid pandemic disrupted quite a bit of things in the church world. From shifting to online to re-gathering to realizing that we're all in church revitalization to varying degrees, a lot of pastors are feeling exhausted.
 
When a lot of us take a step back and reflect on and pray about ...
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5 Preaching Topics to Consider for 2022 Sermon Series Planning

It's that time of year again. The time of year for doing yearly sermon series planning. It's when we spend extended time in prayer and discussion (hopefully with a team and not just by our lonesome) on what we believe God wants to say to the congregation we lead.

In this article, I want to offer...

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The Ultimate Guide to Sermon Illustrations: How to Improve Your Preaching By Showing Not Just Telling

Sermon illustrations allow you to take your sermon to the next level. Instead of just telling people the truth of God’s word, show them.

A good sermon is more satisfying and beneficial to others than a perfectly seared medium rare-cooked filet mignon.

And if you’ve had a great filet...

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