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Leadership Development

Consulting - 4 articles
Eight Key Questions

Growing Edge
An interim pastor can turn a church with problems into a church ready for progress


Counsel - 6 articles
Getting Good Advice

Five Anglicans in Court After Rescuing Teenagers From Arranged Marriages
Priests claim Christian sisters are being forced into Islam

Clinton Preaches While Bush (Reportedly) Evangelizes
Lutherans and Episcopalians celebrate full communion, and other stories from mainstream media sources around the world


Counseling - 312 articles
The Soul of Sex
Do we need Christian sex manuals?

Praying for Terrorists
Christians seek healing in Beslan.

The Man Behind the Marriage Amendment
It's just as well that Matt Daniels loves a good fight, because he has a big one on his hands.


Disciple - 7 articles
"Feature: New Disciples: Born, but Also Made"
'I'm Only Doing What God Told Me to Do'
"The founder of Campus Crusade for Christ talks about America's moral disintegration, Christians in politics, and his hopes for the greatest spiritual awakening in the history of the world."

Dreamin' and Teamin'


Discipleship - 202 articles
Leading Worship Leaders
4 ways I'm learning to guide artists.

No-Fault Division?
It may be time for mainline churches to consider an amicable divorce.

Quotations to stir heart and mind


Encouragement - 82 articles
Can We Talk?
A project sponsored by Gordon College's Center for Christian Studies offers models for constructive engagement across lines of division.

Water from Home
Parched and hurting, I stood alone.

The Pastor as Lightning Rod


Equipping - 23 articles
Maintaining Momentum

Developing an Eager Church

First Things First


Fellowship - 141 articles
Soul Health
You can't be fruitful if you neglect the Source.

Can I Let On That I'm Down?
First Things First


Guidance - 19 articles
Changed by the Unchanging
A new take on the spiritual disciplines calls for a little more action and a lot more love.

Discerning God's Will
"Quotations to stir the heart and mind from Van Gogh, Dante, Thomas Merton, and others"

Finding God in Small Groups
Tom Albin's doctoral research reveals why the Wesley's system worked so well


Heroes - 26 articles
Baptism + Fire
Suffering may build character, but ultimately it's not about us.

A Practical Romantic
The films of Douglas Fairbanks.

Your Chip Is Showing
Four recent films show a battle for control among men, women, and machines.


Influence - 60 articles
New York's New Hope
From inner-city gardens, to fine-art exhibitions, to political activism, street-smart churches are changing the culture of America's largest and most dynamic city.

Post-Election Faith at Work
The next four years will not be a cake-walk for the pro-life, pro-family cause.

Worldview Boot Camp
Evangelical young people need training in the truth about truth.


Lay leadership - 96 articles
How to Lead and Feed

Training People to Teach

Recruiting and Keeping Teachers


Leadership development - 163 articles
Leading Worship Leaders
4 ways I'm learning to guide artists.

How to Lead and Feed

Mentoring the Next Generation


Management - 56 articles
Understanding Your Role in the System

Hiring and Firing

Overseeing Staff


Mentoring - 76 articles
What I Wish Pastors Knew about Pastoral Recommendations
I’ve read thousands.

A Pastoral Rant about Pastoral Recommendations
An open letter to every single human being who has ever asked for a pastoral recommendation (or who might ask for one in the future).

Sex Ed. For Adults
God-given longings in a broken world.


Pastors conferences - 5 articles
From the Editor

Tuesday Night Revival

From the Editor
Praying After 9/11


Potential - 9 articles
The Burden of Potential

Spotting a New Leader

The Potential Around You


Rebuke - 3 articles
The Gift of Rebuke

Three Ways to Bring About Repentance

Roman Lend Me Your Ear
When a bishop rebuked a Christian emperor, who had the final word?

Recruiting - 14 articles
The Spy Who Loved Me
What's real in espionage fiction?

Kindling Their Vision

Person-Centered Motivation


Spiritual disciplines - 120 articles
Good News or Old News?
The Via Negativa as Road to Renewal

Temptations in Disaster
A ministry leader in Sri Lanka advises his colleagues on spiritual disciplines during a crisis.

The Good Fight
4 spiritual disciplines to keep fights from scarring your soul.


Teachability - 4 articles
Unlikely Candidates
What do you do when no one seems qualified to lead?

Devoted Disciplinarian
Pastor Edwards spared neither loving care nor the rod.

The Gift of Rebuke


Teachers - 54 articles
Open or Closed Case?
Controversial theologian John Sanders on way out at Huntington.

Security Gaffes
Evangelical schools worry over post-9/11 visa rules.



Teaching - 146 articles
First Language

Teaching and Learning
Quotations to stir heart and mind.

What New Christians Need Most