Category Archives: Church

Content for church members to help them encourage their pastor.

Help Your Pastor Become a Better Preacher

A pastor can’t stand in front of a congregation and say “I’ve got nothing to say this week,” even though that may be exactly how he feels.

How to Grow in the Character of Christ

A guide for elders. With the Holy Spirit’s guidance, the following list of eight practices will develop and grow the character of Christ in the heart of a Christian leader. The elders of the church should use a list like this to ensure they are following Christ as the head of the church. Be Transformed […]
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How to Spend 30 Minutes in Silence with God

Have you ever spent 30 minutes in silence alone with God? I can hear what you’re thinking – “I could never spend 30 minutes in silence!” You’re right. If your focus is to spend 30 minutes in silence, the noise in your own head will make it almost impossible. However, if your focus is to […]
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Top 5 Books For Burned-Out Pastors (and Those Who Love Them)

These books aren’t just for pastors. Every leader would benefit from the principles in most of them. Also, if you care for your pastor, I deeply recommend that you read these books.

10 More Great Ways to Encourage Your Pastor

Take some time to encourage your pastor this week. He probably needs it.

10 Great Ways to Encourage Your Pastor

Nothing will inspire your pastor more or give him more joy than to see how you are growing in Christ.

How Encouraging Your Pastor Benefits You

Your pastor’s joy is one of the most powerful forces for growth in your church. When a pastor is joyful, the whole church reaps the benefits.

6 Things the Bible Says About Loving Your Pastor

Notice how your relationship with your pastor changes as these principles and commands work their way into your heart.

12 Ways to Get More Out of a Sermon (Even a Bad One)

Several years ago I had the privilege of listening to a really bad sermon. As the sermon started I realized that I wanted to leave. . .

Knowing Yourself Without Being Overwhelmed

5 Keys for Personal Growth
Is there a way to do comprehensive personal reviews that will help me grow as a person and as a leader without making me feel like a complete failure?