In this age of rapidly developing technology, pornography is being utilized by persons from all walks of life. Red and yellow, black and white, all are poisoned by its bite.Â Pornography has gone far beyond seedy movie theaters and adult bookstores, and it is appearing on a TV, computer, or smart phone near you. However, we […]
In a live interview with Gospel Today magazine’s Roland T. Hairston, II, Bishop T.D. Jakes shares why the 2012 Pastors & Leaders conference is unique then goes on to share the best piece of pastoral advice he ever received. Bishop Jakes also comments on the May/June 2012 issue of Gospel Today which features his daughter […]
Pastor Sheryl Brady and her husband, Pastor Joby have been married for 35 years. They started pastoring 30+ years ago and have 3 children. On top of that, she has travelled the country for many years. Known for her energy and vitality, Gospel Today asked her, “How do you manage your time and your energy? […]
Brokering Corporate & Community Partnerships Every church would love to have more money to help them serve their communities. Gospel Today asks COO of The Potter’s House, Curtis Wallace, “How should a church go about establishing partnerships within their community that will bring financial vitality to their ministry?”
“Giving Back” Pastor Sheryl Brady has served in ministry for 25+ years and one of her hallmarks in ministry has been giving back to the local and global community through food banks and clothing drives. Many leaders and churches want to give back in their community and just don’t know how or where to start. […]
Pastor Patrick Winfield of The Potter’s House of Fort Worth is a gifted administrator whose managerial prowess has been refined through good habits. In this conversation with Gospel Today, Pastor Winfield talks about tips for successfully juggling the ever-changing demands of ministry? He also gives great insights on planning for ministry: How far ahead do […]
Gospel Today talks with “The Leadership Gap” Author and COO of The Potter’s House, Mr. Curtis Wallace Every visionary leader needs people around him who will help him bring the vision to reality and sustain it. However, leaders can often fail to see many of the important details and potential problems that will come in […]
Gospel Today chats with 20 year youth ministry veteran and Pastor of The Potter’s House of Denver about prioritizing young people in the church and about Worship Service planning. Hear Pastor Chris answer these questions: In many churches young people and children are an after thought of our planning and budgeting. What process does TPH […]
This editorial was written by Mika Edmondson, doctoral student at Calvin Theological Seminary. See full bio below. Like a whirlwind, he and his entourage blow in 45 minutes late for service. After the pastor hands him the mic, he makes his political pitch to the congregation peppered with religious clichÃ©s and out-of-context scriptures. Of course, […]
Incensed by what she calls a lack ofÂ reverence, Cynthia Stargell, a minister of music and entrepreneur has launched “a clarion call to stop texting and tweeting during worship services.” Billed as “Respect for the House of God,” Stargell and a band of 46 Facebook friends started there crusade on October 1-2, 2011. The next two […]
Christian Executive Administrative Support Empowerment Group will host the conference Sept. 28 - 30 at the Hilton Anatole Hotel, Dallas, TX
There has been a drastic reduction in the number of people attending church on Sunday. Why is this?
The 105-year-old New Salem Missionary Baptist Church, could lose its historic home and a hoped-for new campus off Interstate 4 after defaulting on a $1.1 million loan. The church has been under the pastoral leadership of Rev. Henry J. Lyons, the former president of the National Baptist Convention USA. since 2004.
A NEW category: â€œNon-Member-Regular-Attendeesâ€â€”defines people who regularly attend a church and may attend for an extended period of time, but have not chosen to become members
How do you think Bishop Long's situation has impacted the BODY of Christ?