Uncovers where the need to compete comes from, how God views it, what should replace it, who has it, and how to conquer it. By being content in Christ, any believer can overcome a competitive spirit.
Practical suggestions for welcoming and assimilating singles into your church.
Field-tested principles for leading a smaller church to be a healthy church.
Dedicated church leaders and teachers desire their church to thrive. The question is, how does a church become strong? John Greening gives the Biblical answer to that question and guides readers step-by-step through the process of helping disciples develop spiritual maturity. He offers tools for gauging disciplesÆ progress in becoming like Christ. By knowing the spiritual walk of individual believers more intimately, your church will be able to teach them the Word of God more effectively. Make your church strong—build disciples God's way!
Protect children and your churchùlearn how to stay prepared and on guard.
REPRINTED IN LARGER FONT Jim Vogel, ed. Helps pastors learn skills to build strong churches.
The classic resource on separation.
An excellent resource for the theology and practice of Baptist polity Whether you're helping to plant a church, lead a church, or take part in church life, you'll benefit from Dr. Jackson's comprehensive instruction on the establishment and administration of a local church. He covers all phases of the local Baptist assemblyùits organization, government, ministry, doctrine, outreach, and practical problems. Here is information and assistance to help your church carry on the Lord's work.La Doctrina y Administraci≤n de la Iglesia tambiΘn estß disponible en espa±ol.
Introduction to the BuildUP plan and the original 7 coordinating Bible studies. See pages 12 and 13 for entire listing. (NKJV)
Offers church leaders and members a basic guide to finances, planning and budgeting, salaries, and more.
For individual or group training.
A step-by-step workbook.
A step-by-step guide for church planters and their coaches.
The basic steps of a flexible process that every church planter needs. (NIV)
When a church gets serious about interceding for Biblical preaching, God inevitably does something great. Prayer is arguably the most underutilized weapon in the arsenal God has given us to see our churches empowered and Christ's kingdom advanced. In this challenging little book, we are exhorted to pray earnestly for the transformational proclamation and eager reception of God's Word each and every Sunday.
A must for superintendents everywhere! You'll find a discussion of the importance of the Sunday School, insights into choosing a superintendent, a look at the superintendent's and pastor's roles, and comprehensive ideas for managing a Sunday School. Each chapter includes questions for thought. Practical aids, such as an organizational chart and a sample handbook, are included.