Friday, December 6, 2019

Bad Meeting Blues: The Signs You’re Leading a Bad Meeting

While meetings may not be particularly fun, they are a necessary part of life in any organization. People don’t like meetings largely because most of them are run so badly. The...

Why You Should Never Be Ashamed to Seek Counseling

Never be ashamed to seek Christian counseling. Talking to a professional about the things going on in your life can help you process and deal with your emotions in...

Putting God to the Test: The Importance of Tithing

One time I met a gentleman at The Journey who was a self-professed agnostic. Let’s call him Ben. Ben happened to be visiting with a friend one fall Sunday...

One-Time Replay: Sign Up for Wednesday’s Final 2020 Preaching Calendar Call

By request, I’m bringing back my 2020 Preaching Calendar Conference Call. Join me for one final replay this Wednesday, Nov. 13th at 2pm ET. This has been our most popular training...

Leaders Humble Themselves to Help Others

“And since I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you ought to wash each other’s feet. I have given you an example to follow. Do as I...

John Wycliffe On the Silence of the Holy Spirit

“There was good reason for the silence of the Holy Spirit as to how, when, in what form Christ ordained the apostles, the reason being to show the indifferency of...

Retired Pastors Satisfied and Optimistic, but See Room for Improvement, by LifeWay Research

Most retirement age pastors and missionaries say their current life is close to ideal, but some who have entered retirement say they could’ve been better prepared. In a survey sponsored...

Average vs. Renegade: Embracing a Bifocal Vision

There’s a distinct difference in how average pastors and renegade pastors view the expansion of God’s kingdom. Average pastors wrestle with one of two opposing temptations. Either they are...

The Surprising Truth About Sleep — Why You Need A New Perspective

A few years ago, as I (Nelson) was studying Genesis in preparation for a teaching series, God brought something significant to my attention—a truth that became a paradigm-shifting revelation concerning...

Last Chance to Register for 2020 Preaching Calendar Conference Call!

This is your last chance to sign up now for the most anticipated training event I do all year — one that will literally save you hours in 2020: my...

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The Importance of Recognizing the Source of Your Income

Giving is not something that comes naturally for us. We like to have complete control over our resources. After all, they are ours. We...