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Four Things I Could Only Learn by Experiencing a Church Conflict Firsthand

Ten years ago, I was pastoring the largest Protestant church in our city and working on my doctoral project for Fuller Seminary.

Because I was using so many books during that time, I set up a card table in my study at home, right next to my desk and computer. 1,946 more words

Conflict With The Pastor

Visiting a Church Secret Meeting ... Secretly

There’s a scene in the new James Bond film Spectre where the British spy sneaks into a meeting filled with international villains and thugs shrouded in shadows.  2,564 more words

Conflict With The Pastor

Two Services

I pastored the same small town church for 18 years.  Now, when many people think of the term, “small town,” they think of towns with a population of 5,000 to 10,000 people.  841 more words

Overcome division with core values

Conflict management 101

“Virtually all theorists of conflict management agree that parties to a conflict must share larger or ultimate values in common as a basis on which to resolve their differences.”  (Hugh Halverstadt,  273 more words

Church Leadership

The Virgin's Daughter (Tudor Legacy#1) by: Laura Andersen

The Virgin’s Daughter by Laura Andersen
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

The problem with conspiracy, it so easily twists back on itself….On such personal matters as marriage and children do kingdoms rest… 385 more words

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The Vindication of Ministry

We all know that some people go home from Sunday services and have roasted pastor for dinner. Some people believe that complaining is a spiritual gift! 505 more words

Cleanse Your Hearts!

“Cleanse Your Hearts!”

Acts 15:8-9 – August 23, 2015

Conflict resolution is never an easy thing.

I hate to make sweeping statements, but I definitely think that that is one everyone can agree upon. 1,302 more words