Search Results

Search results 1-20 of 15,454
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...
Lent, A Necessary Time of Preparation This resource provides an introduction to Lent and offers a comprehensive guide to Lenten planning. It provides suggestions for selecting passages, ideas for a sermon series, questions to consider, and sample elements of worship. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship
Nicodemus in the Shadows Peter Wallace's reflection on Jesus’ ministry and death, based on texts from the gospel of John, is written from the perspective of Nicodemus who questions what it would be worth risking to stand with Jesus. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) | Source: Day1 | Author: Peter Wallace
Contemporary Service for Ash Wednesday This outline of an Ash Wednesday service provides video, prayer, and song suggestions. Resource type: Service Outline | Source: Discipleship Ministries
Celebrating the Sending and the Staying Ministry contexts where people come and go can be exhausting. Mandy Smith wrestles with questions of place and points out that even as we’re figuring out together what community can be, we’re already in it. Resource type: Article | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Mandy Smith Restore the Joy of Salvation On the twenty-seventh day of Lent, Jan Richardson ponders on the topic of joy in Psalm 51:1-12. She asks us to consider the ways in which we can invite God deeper into our spirits. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis | Source: The Painted Prayerbook | Author: Jan Richardson
Exiled to Discover God at Work in the World and in Us Karen Wilk discusses the importance of doing ministry by being closely involved with the neighborhood where we are (Jeremiah 29) - even if we feel exiled there. Resource type: Article | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Karen Wilk Boasting in Weakness In this podcast, Mandy Smith discusses how vulnerability and limitation are the true source of ministry effectiveness. Let us all learn to embrace our own humanity. Resource type: Audio/Video | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Mandy Smith Full Text Hymns on Ministry Renew Thy Church, Her Ministries©
We Have This Ministry©
Lord, You Give the Great CommissionPD
See more hymns...
My Call to Senior Pastoral Ministry Will you answer God's Call? Tara Beth Leach shares her journey of accepting God's call to be a senior pastor. Let us imagine the possibilities instead of impossibilities and barriers. Resource type: Article | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Tara Beth Leach Called to Participate in the Ministry of Suffering with the Weeping God Keri Hui says Christians are called to participate in the suffering of God, and suggests three ways to do so: ministry of visitation, ministry of friendship to the homeless, and ministry of radical hospitality. Resource type: Devotional | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Keri Hui The Pub Moved Into the Church and the Church Left the Building Reflecting on our experience as the church in "Post-Christendom" society, this article explores new possibilities for church and ministry in an age of decline. Resource type: Article | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Scott Hagley How (not) To Defend Women in Ministry Alexis Waggoner argues that the way to promote egalitarianism in ministry is not to throw scripture verses at people, but to develop relationships and share stories. Resource type: Article | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Alexis Waggoner One Korean American Woman’s Call to Pastoral Ministry—and What the Church Stands to Gain In this reflection, Christine Suh shares her story of how she has embraced her call to pastoral ministry as a Korean woman who grew up in the church that had only male leadership models. Resource type: Article | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Christine Suh Family as Ministry The family is a ministry that builds upon the gift of a God-centered covenant. In this article, Efrem Smith introduces the biblical concept of family as a ministry based on Genesis 12. Resource type: Article | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Efrem Smith
Search results 1-20 of 15,454
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...