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Managing and Lowering the Stress of Helping Ministries

One of the greatest blessings and curses that comes in ministry is in the area of helping others in need.  Much of our ministries is filled with helping people in various kinds of need.   984 more words

Church Management

Standards for deacons

A sermon by Rod Benson

1 Timothy 3:8-13

Many people today are highly suspicious of authority. But authority itself is a necessary and good gift from God that reflects his sovereign and benevolent rule over us. 1,128 more words

Sermons By Rod Benson

Best Christian Workplaces Institute Announces 2016 Honorees

MERCER ISLAND, Wash., Aug. 2, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ — 128 faith-based organizations and churches across the United States and around the globe have been named 2016 Certified Best Christian Workplaces by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute (BCWI). 915 more words

Don’t Miss the Party!

A Reflection on Proper 11, 9th Sunday after Pentecost, Year C

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A leaky roof is a fearsome thing for a church… 545 more words

Revised Common Lectionary

Teamwork Innovation Comes to Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

I find it interesting that they combined a stand alone workshop normally presented  to other sorts of organizations into a regular college course for Theology Students. 295 more words

Majority of Pastors Suffer in Silence Over Financial Challenges

Barna recently did a similar study in their case focused on Church planters. They came to many of the same conclusions. Pastoral stress is a real issue, that we in the church world will have to develop solid practical answers to. 381 more words

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Foundation: IRS Withdraws Proposed Regulation

MONTGOMERY, Jan. 11, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ — The Foundation for Moral Law, a Montgomery-based legal foundation dedicated to the defense of the United States Constitution and the right to religious liberty, hailed the Internal Revenue Service decision to withdraw a proposed regulation as a victory for nonprofits and religious freedom. 241 more words