Tips and Templates for Performing a Wedding

Tips and Templates for Performing a Wedding

One of the joys in my pastoral ministry has been to prepare people for marriage and then stand at the end of the isle with them as they make their vow for a life of love. Weddings are special. Each one is full of life-long memorable moments. Every wedding I have done...
6 Strategic Initiatives for Discipleship

6 Strategic Initiatives for Discipleship

We have no greater mission as followers of Christ, or as His bride, the Church, than to see people come into a relationship with Christ AND live out their faith by observing all that Jesus has commanded. At Mission Hills, we will live out our cause to call people to...
The Essential Elements of Christian Corporate Worship

The Essential Elements of Christian Corporate Worship

Within the Body of Christ, worship is more than musical songs of great arrangement or harmonious melody. Worship is the underlying effort of all the saints gathering together to praise God through song, proclamation, fellowship and giving. In the book, Worship and...
The Biblical Mandate and Procedure for Church Discipline

The Biblical Mandate and Procedure for Church Discipline

God has laid out a clear mandate and plan the universal church to call people to repentance because He cares for the souls of men and their reconciliation unto Himself. Many people over the years of church history have avoided the commands to discipline people for the...
Why OmniFocus is Great for Pastors

Why OmniFocus is Great for Pastors

The main role of a pastor is to care for the sheep. One of the main ways that we care for those in our churches is by meeting (or exceeding) expectations. If a pastor remains unorganized, then he is bound to fail expectations and therefore not tend to the sheep. Why...
Swindoll on Spurgeon and Pastoral Criticism

Swindoll on Spurgeon and Pastoral Criticism

My sister sent me this article, and I felt it was something that needed to be shared. For more resources from Chuck Swindoll visits www.Insight.org. Spurgeon’s Channel of Encouragement  by Charles R. Swindoll Read Matthew 5:10–12 Charles Haddon Spurgeon...