Why I’m Thankful for a Plurality of Pastors

All I ever knew about church leadership was the typical Southern Baptist model of having one senior pastor. Any other form of leadership seemed odd or not Baptist. That was until I learned in Bible college about this thing called "a plurality of elders." Since that time, plurality in church leadership has shifted from an … Continue reading Why I’m Thankful for a Plurality of Pastors

Is Your Church Setting Your Pastor Up to Fail?

How many former pastors do you know who left the ministry because of personal sin or ministerial burn out? ┬áThe odds are good that you know or have heard about several of these cases. ┬áThere are numerous reasons why this happens far too often, but I would like to focus on one specific reason: church … Continue reading Is Your Church Setting Your Pastor Up to Fail?