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Gospel-Centered Resources For The Gospel-Driven Life

The Five Key Factors to a Long and Fruitful Ministry

Have you ever wondered why some pastors make it and others don’t? One of the best books I’ve read so far in 2017 has been Resilient Ministry: What Pastors Told Us About Surviving and Thriving. Co-authored by Dr. Bob Burns, Dr. Tasha Chapman, and Dr. Donald Guthrie, the book seeks to answer this question: what […]

10 Lessons Learned After 10 Years of Ministry

Guest blogger: Trevor Nashleanas “Life moves by pretty fast. If you don’t stop to take a look around once in a while, you might miss something.” There’s a lot of truth to these words from the 80’s comedy Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. When it comes to ministry, so many of us are in a hurry […]

Should Pastors Host A Q&A After The Worship Service? Tim Keller Responds to Mark Jones

Tim Keller wrote an article for The Gospel Coalition in which he outlines 5 reasons why churches should consider hosting a Q&A right after the worship service. Mark Jones said that the article left him “disappointed,” and he responded with an article of his own. You can read his response here.  In the comments section […]

The 10 Biggest Lessons Learned in 10 Years of Ministry

Bryan Mowrey is the Lead Pastor of Jubilee Church in Saint Louis, Missouri — a position he has held, by God’s grace, for just over a decade. Today, Bryan stops by Gospel Relevance where he shares the 10 biggest lessons learned in 10 years of pastoral ministry: 1. God’s power to save people is undeniable.  In […]