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 ...
Four Views on the Spectrum of Evangelicalism compares and contrasts four distinct positions on the current fundamentalist-evangelical spectrum in light of the history of American fundamentalism and evangelicalism. The contributors each state their ca...
At a time when our world seems desperate for effective leaders, the church has the opportunity to display Biblical leadership. From the individual leadership of one's personal life, to the domestic leadership of family life, to the public leadership ...
Pastoral ministry is not a vocation for novices. The complexity of pastoral service requires the wisdom and experience of a veteran pastor. Every young pastor needs a "been-there-done-that" perspective like Paul provided to inexperienced Timothy as h...
What happens when we fail and we hurt a fellow believerespecially a pastor? How should that pastor respond? Here are thoughts from a pastor to help heal wounds between a pastor and a church member.
Updated version of this classic handbook. New sections include guidance on evangelism, conducting stewardship campaigns, and finding web resources for worship services. Includes a CD version of the entire manual.
The loss of a child, the death of a parent, the suicide of a loved one, the aftermath of a violent crime. . . . Ministering to the grief of those left behind following the death of a loved one is never an easy task. Our world is growing more complica...
This book is the classic historical and Biblical defense of an idea—that the church cannot fellowship with those who deny the doctrines of the historic Christian faith. In print for thirty-five years, Biblical Separation is the first source for colle...
An excellent resource for the theology and practice of Baptist polityWhether 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 administra...
Introduces the Blueprint plan for intentional spiritual growth: building the church and building individuals according to Christ's design. The book also introduces the Bible studies based on the BuildUP acrostic.
Who needs to understand more about church business and finance? Everyone! This book is written for church leaders and members, offering a basic guide to the business side of church ministry: finances (personal and church), planning and budgeting, sal...
This complete reprint of Hiscox's original work, The New Directory for Baptist Churches, is recognized as an authoritative manual on Baptist polity and practice—a vital book for Bible-believing Baptists.
Now in paperback, this extensive resource examines the doctrine of the church and offers guidance on missions, pastoral care, leadership, and government in the local church. Numerous Scripture references, practical suggestions, and discussion questio...
Greeters are the welcoming arms that people long to find in a church. Learn more about this ministry, as well as creating a user-friendly foyer and establishing a parking lot ministry. For individual use or group training.
Learn all about building and organizing for security, taking actions to improve security, and dealing with keys, alarms, and security systems. For individual use or group training.