“because a wide door for effective ministry has opened for me — yet many oppose me.”
No great opportunity to make a difference for Jesus comes without opposition. 202 more words
Years ago a Catholic priest from India told me, “Ghandi said, ‘I look at Jesus and I want to be a Christian. But then I look at the lives of Christians…and I don’t want to be a Christian. 1,260 more words
There is a megachurch in the United States that hires dozens of staff members all the time … and fires some as well.
According to one of the church’s former senior pastors, whenever a staff member is dismissed, the same reason is privately given as to why that person left: 2,357 more words
Imagine that you’re a governing board member of a medium-sized congregation.
One of your fellow board members comes to you and says, “There is a movement inside our church to get rid of our pastor. 526 more words