Acts 2:17     “‘In the last days, God says,

I will pour out my Spirit on all people.

Your sons and daughters will prophesy,

your young men will see visions,

your old men will dream dreams. 

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People Who Drain Your Bank In Ministry

People Who Fill Your Bank In Ministry We have been looking at how to recover from preaching and ministry.  The last two posts were about finding those people who help that process.  In this post we’ll consider those people who drain your bank in ministry and preaching. The Love Bank When I was a local […]

Finding People To Walk With You In Ministry

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Finding People To Journey With in Recovering From Preaching

Finding People To Journey With How do you recover from the strain of preaching?  That has been the theme of the last few posts.  In this post we will consider how to go about finding people to journey with in recovering from preaching strain. Encouragement to Find People to Journey With It is clear in […]

Preachers Shouldn’t Go It Alone

Preachers Shouldn’t Go It Alone We are considering how to recover from the act of preaching.  In the last post we considered the need for a pattern of rest and recovery in our lives.  In today’s post we’re going to look at the reality that preachers shouldn’t go it alone in their ministry. At one […]

Creating A Pattern of Rest and Recovery

Creating A Pattern of Rest and Recovery   Peter Wagner was one of my professors while I worked on a doctorate at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, CA.  He made an indelible impact on my life as I learned about how to form growing churches.  But when I think of him, I remember most something […]