Influence is something earned and entrusted to those who have a passion for and track record in their calling. One responsibility of those who have influence is to train up others who can take on a similar influence and use it to continue their work. We may not see any better pictures of this than […]
Under the influence is defined as, “the act of driving a motor vehicle with blood levels of alcohol in excess of a legal limit” or “an altered state of consciousness, attained through the ingestion of psychoactive drugs.” The phrase, “under the influence,” has a negative connotation. It automatically brings up images of a drunk driver […]
Your Church Needs to Hear You Sing Matt Merker, a guest contributor for Desiring God, presents a fresh viewpoint on how you can include singing in your ministry. The good news is that you don’t have to take a single voice lesson! As Merker points out, there is something very influential about ministering to others through song.
We live in an era that’s obsessed with platform and we are conditioned by society to constantly be chasing the “next level”. Recently I’ve noticed this mentality spilling over into the world of ministry. A lot of ministry leaders seem to equate their value and define their “success” by the size or scope of their […]
Let’s get right to it and admit that balance is hard to achieve. If you have balance mastered, please contact me at email@example.com and let’s meet up! As a pastor to students, I know your plate is incredibly full. Let’s list a few things: Thursday and Friday nights are spent at various sporting events at […]