Category Archives: pastors

The Narcissistic Christian Leader – ThomRainer.com

Strong message for us in leadership – are we behaving as followers of Jesus? Read, share, and pray that all of us will be humbled followers of Jesus as we serve the churches… The Narcissistic Christian Leader – ThomRainer.com.

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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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LeaderLesson 25: Saints in Satan’s City

With recent news that has brought the spiritual struggle with evil to the forefront (The recent Grammys broadcast, for example), we thought it would be good to see what Jesus had to say to a church that lived in what … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to My Denomination: Have We Lost Our First Love?

Thom Rainer penned this letter, but I sign my name to it as well – read & consider…have we? An Open Letter to My Denomination: Have We Lost Our First Love?.

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The Launch of Pastors Today

MBA will be sharing the resources from Pastors Today through our website and in other ways – partnering with Lifeway to serve our pastors – encouraging and equipping for Great Commission obedience… The Launch of Pastors Today.

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7 Things NOT to Do When Your Church Is in Decline

Good article for all our churches – 7 Things NOT to Do When Your Church Is in Decline – ChurchPlants.

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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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Study at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary right here in Charlotte!

Distance Learning | Extension Centers | Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

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NC Baptist: Convention launches updated sharing system

A great resource greatly improved for our churches and leaders – check it out… NC Baptist: Convention launches updated sharing system.

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10 Days of Simple and Strategic Prayer for Your Church

Use this 10 day guide to pray for your church – you’ll be thankful you did! 10 Days of Simple and Strategic Prayer for Your Church.

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