Continuing the Legacy and Influence of Francis Schaeffer with New Research
and Findings. Equipping Pastors, Churches and You!

Monthly Leadership Article

 

Introduction to the Leadership Themes from the Gospels

We may need to rediscover what Christ calls us to when we lead and manage His Church.

 

A Call from the Gospels

Is your church accomplishing its main mission?

The Call to Follow me.

Who or what does your church follow?

A Call to Proclaim

What does your church proclaim and teach?

 

See the entire series here: /Leadership-from-the-Gospels


Research Highlights

 

Statistics on Pastors: 2016 Update

Research on the Happenings in Pastors' Personal and Church Lives.

So, what is going on with today's servants of the Church?

Since first studying pastors in the late 80's, we are seeing significant shifts in the last 20 years on how pastors view their calling and how churches treat them.

 

Do pastors receive a livable wage? 57% No!    

This is how money and budget stress the pastor's family.  Authentic pastors do not go into real impacting ministry for the money. It is all about the call and our response. However, if pastors are so overstressed by finances, they can't put on the front burner the priorities of ministry, community, and church.

 

PDF Report with graphs and insights:

http://files.stablerack.com/webfiles/71795/pastorsstatWP2016.pdf

 

News

 

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Scripture of the Day

 

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Leading the Church

Leading the Church

Reverence
Are you reverent, is this relevant? Reverence is an aspect of adoration, it is the true response that leads to worship to all that come before God. (1/16/2008)

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Effective Leadership

Effective Leadership

The Call to Follow me.
Who or what does your church follow? (10/5/2016)

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Discipleship

Discipleship

The Call to Discipleship Part 1
Christianity without discipleship is always Christianity without Christ. It remains an abstract idea, a myth which has a place for the Fatherhood of God, but omits Christ as the living Son. … There is trust in God, but no following of Christ. (3/8/2008)

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Bible Research

Bible Research

The Church of Laodicea
Revelation 3: 14-22 (2/12/2008)

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