Can any leader be trusted?

How do we know who to believe and who not to believe? Sex abuse allegations highlight the need to restore biblical values.
December 05, 2017   Bob Russell

3 ways great churches focus on action

It sounds simplistic, but I believe it’s true. Mediocre churches focus on words; great churches focus on actions.
November 23, 2017   Brian Thorstad

Prayer and the dynamic leader

To be a dynamic leader, nurture and develop dynamic prayer.
November 17, 2017   Matthew Fretwell

How to know you're ready for more

Positioning ourselves properly before God is the necessary first phase in navigating God’s call to more.
October 25, 2017   Rob Streetman

Re-arrested Iranian Christians face new charges

Iranian Christians request renewed prayer for Eskandar Rezaei and Soroush Saraei.
September 26, 2017   Anthony Marr

Responding to the fears of natural disasters

Has nature gone crazy? Here are four responses to the chaos.
September 22, 2017   Jim Farrer

Iranian pastor’s wife faces court hearing in Iran

Requesting prayer on behalf of persecuted Christian brothers and sisters.
September 15, 2017   Anthony Marr

Welcome to Biblical Leadership!

This new "megablog" site is for Christian leaders who want to learn and apply biblical principles.
September 11, 2017   Tom Harper

Why mission trips are worth your time

Wondering if you should take a short-term trip?
August 26, 2017   Kris Eldridge

Are you ready for heaven?

“You won’t survive. Are you ready to leave?” How would you answer this question?
August 23, 2017   Jeff Klick

Iranian Christian woman released from prison

Maryam’s release follows a series of harsh prison sentences imposed on Iranian Christians.
August 08, 2017  

A leader's call to prayer

It’s time for all pastors and church leaders to cry out to God with a sense of desperation.
July 12, 2017   Bob Russell

Excessive jail sentences for Iranian Christians

Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani, Mohammadreza Omidi, Yasser Mossayebzadeh and Saheb Fadaie, have been sentenced to 10 years in prison each for “acting against national security.”
July 11, 2017  

Is your faith strong enough to survive persecution?

This gut-wrenching account of the persecution of fellow believers should challenge us to do several things.
June 30, 2017   Bob Russell

Have you positioned yourself for God’s call to more?

The most important position for hearing and understanding God is a prayer position.
June 02, 2017   Rob Streetman

King Jehoshaphat & 3 examples of godly leadership

Consider this the next time you’re making decisions as a leader.
March 11, 2017   Matthew Fretwell

Book review: Fervent — A Woman's Battle Plan to Serious, Specific and Strategic Prayer

This book is sure to enrich your prayer life.
February 08, 2017   Kim Niles

Revitalizing your church: 5 crucial steps to changing DNA

How do you implement intentional change?
June 01, 2016   Matthew Fretwell

What makes you think God will bless what you are doing?

Sometimes our focus is mistakenly doing it on our own and then praying for success.
May 30, 2016   Phillip Foster

Planning: a revitalization faith-walk

Church leaders sometimes have an aversion to planning.
May 23, 2016   Jim Barber

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7 common reasons pastors get cold feet
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4 ways to share Jesus with your neighbors at Christmas
As you pray and think about how to show God’s love in practical ways ...
God blesses those who patiently endure testing and temptation. Afterward they will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him.
James 1:12 (NLT)
Matthew Fretwell

Matt Fretwell is married, has three daughters, is an author, revitalization pastor, national director of ...

Jim Farrer

A broadly-trained church consultant, Jim Farrer is the founder of Vital Signs Church Consulting and ...