“Pastors are not called to do ministry for people. Pastors are called to equip others to do ministry. Certainly, in most smaller churches, there’s some leadership for the pastor to do, but that should never be our main function no matter how small the church may be. The primary shift that most small church pastors … Continue reading Solo Ministry
“Every church should be more or less a Bible Training School, and the pastor the head of it.... All pastors and Bible teachers should keep at it until they learn to do it well. We should besiege the throne of grace for power and wisdom to do it well. Who doubts that the Author of … Continue reading Churches – Bible Training Centers
Of all the resources the Lord has given you: giftings, talents, abilities, relationships, time, etc... money is actually the least important. Jesus didn't have much money on this earth; nor did Paul or the Apostles but they were used by the Lord to change the world! Money isn’t your limitation.
"I think a lot of well-intended preachers adopt a Snuggie Theology when they find themselves in churches of a few hundred people and discover an incredible pressure to grow. The attendance isn't what was hoped for, and the offerings are down. Before they know it has happened they gauge success not by their faithfulness to … Continue reading Snuggie Theology
The Lord must be the one that builds a ministry in numbers and that sustains the people involved. Except the LORD build the house, they labour in vain that build it: except the LORD keep the city, the watchman waketh but in vain. Psalms 127:1 (KJV) All Christians must remember that the Lord must be … Continue reading The Lord Must Be the One