Category Archives: ministry

Books by John Piper | Desiring God

Free downloads of these excellent resources from John Piper & Desiring God – don’t miss them! Books by John Piper | Desiring God.

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The Friendless Pastor | Leadership Journal

When I was working hard to pastor a church in the mountains of North Carolina before moving to Charlotte, I realized when questioned by my wife on this topic that I had very few if any close friends outside our … Continue reading

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Be Present, Not Balanced: Stop Trying to Live a Well-Balanced Life

An excellent encouragement as 2014 begins – thanks to Mark Merrill for sharing this… Be Present, Not Balanced: Stop Trying to Live a Well-Balanced Life « Marks Blog.

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What To Do When Your Pastor Search Committee Can’t Agree

Good article for any Pastor Search Committee – with thanks to Ken Kessler for sharing this on Facebook… What To Do When Your Pastor Search Committee Can’t Agree | Vanderbloemen Search Group.

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Mark Driscoll: Christians Facing Darker Days; The Church Is Dying

Yes, the title is provocative, and it needs to be. Many churches are in serious condition, and we cannot ignore this challenge… Mark Driscoll: Christians Facing Darker Days; The Church Is Dying.

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MBA Annual Meeting 2013

This is to encourage the pastors, leaders and congregations in four family of churches to attend this year’s Metrolina Baptist Association Annual Meeting, to be held on Thursday, October 24 at Independence Hill Baptist Church, at 10220 Independence Hill Road, … Continue reading

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LeaderLesson 19: Christ the Great Divider

This LeaderLesson is a message from Vance Havner’s book, It is Time, published in 1943 – 70 years ago. Read, learn, share, and ask yourself: Am I on the Lord’s side? LeaderLesson 19 Christ the Great Divider

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Worship Leader Events in Charlotte | Renewing Worship

Visit this site for more info on the Worship Summit and Worship Leader Boot Camp in Charlotte on August 24 – Worship Leader Events in Charlotte, NC | Renewing Worship. Don’t miss this opportunity!

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Can a Dying Church Find Life?

Take a look at this article by Thom Rainer, a follow-up to his recent post, “Autopsy of a Deceased Church” – Can a Dying Church Find Life? Six Radical Steps to “Yes”.

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Ministry Support Fund 2013

Metrolina Association exists to encourage and equip our churches to fulfill the Great Commission. One way we do that is by supporting financially ministry projects our churches pursue. The form to request financial resources from our Ministry Support Fund is … Continue reading

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