Church Government

Pastor as…CEO…Public Theologian… but as prophet?

 For sometime now, there has been an interest in redefining — maybe, reformulating? — the role of pastor. As the

Devotional

Questioning Christianity – Guest Post

In response to a post from this morning, a friend sent this along… Questioning Christianity “The key to wisdom is

Devotional

On Truthful Pastors

Maybe you are a pastor who has never experienced doubt, or questioned anything about what you are teaching. Maybe you

Society and Religion

New Book: Spiritual Abuse Recovery

Thanks to Suzanne for pointing this out – This book offers a thoughtful look at the topic of spiritual recovery

Church Government

Examining the Ministry: Towards a Plurality in the Ministry (2)

This week, briefly, we have been examining the minsistry in the Church. As I have stated several times, growing up

Church Government

Examining the Ministry: Towards a Plurality in the Ministry (1)

Growing up in a fundamentalist church, I easily excepted the idea that one man alone made the decisions for the

Church Government

Examining the Ministry – The Example of Paul

We are given very little evidence of the role of a minister in the Apostolic Church (the Church governed by

Church Government

Examining the Ministry: Goals and Qualifications

The Goals of the Ministry are Simple: Their responsibility is to equip God’s people to do his work and build