Shepherding

“Holding On”, Part Two

One of the keys to holding on is to know Who’s Holding Who.

Abuse Is a Men’s Issue (Session 20, Just Gospel 2019)

Dr. Kevin Smith, Executive Director of the Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware, examines addresses the responsibility of men to prevent the sexual and physical abuse of women. ERROR: The IP key … Continue reading

Shepherding Women in a #MeToo and #ChurchToo Era (Session 18, Just Gospel 2019)

Drs. Mika and Christena Edmondson discuss some of the needs and opportunities when it comes to shepherding women in an age of increased awareness of abuse and neglect in churches.

Can We Be Reconciled without Wholeness? Addressing Racial Woundedness (Session 8, Just Gospel 2019)

Pastor Darryl Williamson of Living Faith Bible Church (Tampa, FL) addresses the wounds that racism and a racialized society can create, including instances of self-hatred regarding beauty and romantic relationships.

Who’s Keeping Watch Over Your Soul?

Do you have anyone checking on your spiritual state? If the answer is no, thank God there’s still time to change that.

Three Reasons Men Don’t Go to Church

A funny but insightful response to common excuses for not attending church

Talking Mentorship in the Church with Natasha Sistrunk Robinson

Mentor for Life calls us back to our primary calling to make disciples who follow Jesus with their entire being.

What Should You Do If You Don’t Think the Gospel Is Clearly Preached at Your Church?

Give your pastor the benefit of the doubt. Serve him in kindness. Pray for him and his preaching. See what the Lord does.

Do You Love What Jesus Loves?

If you say you believe in God, you ought to see the Church as Christ sees her and strive not to neglect her.

The Difference Between a Healthy and a Peaceful Church

An outwardly prosperous church is not the same thing as an inwardly healthy church. Knowing the difference can make the difference.

I’m a Bad Pastor: And Why I Think it’s Worth Saying So!

Pastor, why is it good for you and your people to understand that you are a bad pastor? C’mon up and join the conversation.