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Stuff I Like (12/11/14)

It Doesn’t Really Matter What I Think About Fourth Avenue Important points to be made from the recent announcement by the 4th Avenue Church “of Christ” to hire a female preaching intern. The Main Issue Is Not Women’s Role (Or Instrumental Music Or…) Regarding 4th Avenue, again, another timely article by Adam Faughn. The Role […]

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Questions About The Role Of Women In The Church

Does God give men and women equal leadership capacities in the church? This is one of the most hotly debated issues in Christendom today. Despite the ‘politically correct’ feminist agenda in our society, the concepts of (a) God giving men & women equal value and (b) God giving men & women different roles are not contradictory. Consider […]

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Working Together: Protecting The Precious Elder/Minister Relationship

According to Flavil Yeakley, the average preacher tenure in the United States is 2.2 years. He also reports that over 600 ministers leave the ministry every year. Not 600 leave their congregation – they leave the ministry altogether. I don’t know about you, but I think these are staggering numbers.  Now, I certainly understand that there are a […]

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10 Advantages of Poor Church Leadership

1. You don’t have to worry about running out of auditorium seating or parking spaces. 2. You don’t have to pray or rely on God as much. Whatever happens, happens. Don’t worry about all that ‘faith’ stuff. 3. You give the loudest and most opinionated member — man or woman — the opportunity to decide […]

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