When a congregation doesn’t have enough money, anxiety goes up. Then the church looks for…Continue Reading
How to preach sermons that make people wiggle and keep your job
My last post was called, How to preach sermons your people will love, and many…Continue Reading
How to preach sermons your people will love
Most weeks, pastors have to preach a sermon. In addition to worship planning, it’s the…Continue Reading
Are you feeling overwhelmed this Holy Week?
How is Holy Week going for you so far? It’s easy to wear yourself out…Continue Reading
The minimalist guide to clergy burnout
Are you exhausted? Do you feel the weight of your church? Edwin Friedman used to…Continue Reading
Would you rather have a tooth pulled than preach about money ?
Here are 3 ways to make stewardship preaching easier. I recently interviewed Rev. Dr. Clayton…Continue Reading
Three not-so-simple ways to be a better pastor
Do you want to be a better pastor? Here are three tips you can use…Continue Reading
Pastors, did you get a raise this year?
Many churches have just completed their annual meetings and passed their budgets. What was the…Continue Reading
Three simple ways to enjoy ministry more this year
Would you like to enjoy your ministry more this year? Here are three simple, though…Continue Reading
Five ways for pastors to enjoy the rest of the year
The pressure is on this next week to have a wonderful Fourth Sunday of Advent…Continue Reading