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7 Lessons to Observe As You Prepare to Preach
By: Joel GregoryA pastor and professor shares some of the most important lessons he learned after a half-century of preaching. Before you step behind the pulpit, check out these seven lessons.
Why Your Church Needs to Stop Counting People
By: Joe LaGuardiaChurches often measure their growth by how many people they get in the pews on Sunday morning, but is that really the best way to measure the spiritual health of a congregation?
Ask Jesus into Your Heart: A History of the Sinner's Prayer
By: Thomas KiddSome evangelicals have criticized the "sinner's prayer" as unbiblical and superstitious. Is there more to salvation than uttering a formulaic prayer? Does it make the gospel too trite?
Church Trends: What's Trending in Local Churches?
By: Zach DawesFour Baptist leaders shared their insights about the trends they saw in church life. Their top trends center on technology, staffing changes brought on by economic factors, and an altered focus on missions.
Where Are All These Liberian Baptists Going?
By: Richard WilsonNearly 2,000 people have been traveling through Liberia in March, but they aren't migrants or refugees fleeing conflict. This movement of people is a pilgrimage of memory and hope.