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Continuing the Legacy and Influence of Francis Schaeffer with New Research
and Findings. Equipping Pastors, Churches and You!

Monthly Leadership Article

 

Introduction to the Leadership Themes from the Gospels

We may need to rediscover what Christ calls us to when we lead and manage His Church.

 

The Call to be Anew

Is your church dedication to Christ's Sovereignty and Lordship?

The Call to Serve

Are you in leadership to serve or be served?

The Call to Drop to our Knees

Is your church's direction from Christ our Lord or from what is happening now?

 

See the entire series here: /Leadership-from-the-Gospels


Research Highlights

 

Statistics on Pastors:

Research on the Happenings in Pastors' Personal and Church Lives.

So, what is going on with today's servants of the Church?

Since first studying pastors in the late 80's, we are seeing significant shifts in the last 20 years on how pastors view their calling and how churches treat them.

If pastors were given a 'do over,' would they choose another career other than full-time ministry? 78%, said No! 

 

PDF Report with graphs and insights:

http://files.stablerack.com/webfiles/71795/pastorsstatWP2016.pdf

 

News

 

We have an entirely new website; months of undertaking from many dedicated people. And we are still working on it. Over one thousand Biblical, practical and well-researched articles and curriculums, all for you to use to build a better church for our Lord's glory! 

 

Scripture of the Day

 

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Leading the Church

Leading the Church

A Primer on How to Lead and Manage the Church
Biblical Principles of God's Call to Manage His Flock! The goal of this Primer is to lay forth to you suggestions from God's Word and from my own experience on how to effectively run a church. These are based on many years of research and study and observing the top 1000+ churches in the world as well as personal church growth consulting and pastoral experience. A general overview will be given, followed by a step-by-step plan on how to effectively organize for His glory. Although church growth is the goal, this Primer is not based on traditional church growth jargon, even though some of the principles are applied. After years of... (1/14/2008)

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Effective Leadership

Effective Leadership

The Upper Room of Leadership
Matthew 26: 47- 75, Arrest and Betrayal: This passage continues the theme of missed opportunities. (2/2/2008)

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Discipleship

Discipleship

Why We Need Accountability
We are accountable to God and to one another. We are all fallen creatures; as Christians, we are still fallen, but are saved by His grace. (1/29/2008)

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Bible Research

Bible Research

Why should we study the Bible?
Many pastors are going into their pulpits ignorant, either not knowing the tools or how to use those tools. This is why a lot of pastors are not leading Bible studies in our churches, and why so few churches even have a Bible study. (3/6/2008)

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