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Come Back, Please

Following up on last week’s post, Shepherds False and True, I want to focus on one aspect of that piece. I want to talk about love that pursues. 946 more words

Christian Living

How Should We Handle Christian Liars?

If you lie to me once, you’ve sinned.

If you lie to me twice, you’re a liar.

You’ve established a pattern.

It’s difficult to confront liars because they usually cover their past lies with new ones. 914 more words

Conflict With The Pastor

Warning: We Are Taking On Friendly Fire

Friendly fire is an attack by a military force on non-enemy, their own, allied or neutral forces while attempting to attack the enemy, either by misidentifying the target as hostile or due to errors or inaccuracy.- Wikipedia… 1,275 more words

Leadership

Conflict, Community & Reconciliation Bible StudyActs 6:1-7; 2 Corinthians 5:17-21; 1 Corinthians 3:1-9

Conflict, Community and Reconciliation is intended to focus us on the reality of human conflict in the world and our role in helping to reconcile conflict. 665 more words

Bible Study

A Marriage Made In Heaven

I am privileged to have a close relationship with my son. He has remarked to me on several occasions after reading one of my blogs concerning the kinds of things that get me into trouble with his mother that ours is a common path. 1,214 more words

When Pastors Choose the Wrong Friends

Pastor Henry felt all alone.

Along with his wife and two sons, Henry had just received an invitation to become the next pastor of Grace Church, a thousand miles from his last ministry. 1,061 more words

Conflict With The Pastor

4 Easy Ways to Support Your Church Staff

By Joe LaGuardia

In the mid-1990s, G. Lloyd Rediger published Clergy Killers, which argued that some churches are so destructive and dysfunctional that they have actually persuaded some staff to give up ministry altogether.   989 more words

Congregational Leadership