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April 3, 2017 by Susie Hawkins | Flourish - Ministry Wives
I had noticed her looking at him, laughing a little too loud, practically swooning over the brilliance of his sermons and cleverness of his insights. But she was my good friend, and I didn’t consider it flirting, especially since my husband paid no attention to her whatsoever. She was just...
March 16, 2017 by Katie Orr | Flourish - Ministry Wives
I didn’t grow up dreaming of being in ministry. Yet looking back I can see how God faithfully prepared and equipped me for this unexpected calling of being a pastor’s wife and Bible teacher. There is abundant joy and satisfaction that comes from seeing God work to bring His bride into a closer...
October 27, 2016 by Katie Orr | Flourish - Ministry Wives
It happened almost every Sunday morning. His cell phone would ring loudly in the middle of the sermon, set to Oh When the Saints Go Marching In. Sometimes, he would let it finish the chorus. Other times, he would answer it and begin his conversation as he walked down the center aisle toward the...
October 21, 2016
ALPHARETTA, Ga. – LifeWay Christian Resources’ and the North American Mission Board’s (NAMB) recently-appointed task force on disciple-making met Monday, Oct. 17 at NAMB’s building in Alpharetta, Ga. The group of 11 Southern Baptist pastors gathered to discuss their task of communicating that...
October 17, 2016 by Lori Frank | Flourish - Ministry Wives
In the middle of a busy day, I found myself having a mental “conversation” in which I was telling off a member of our congregation. Can you relate?
July 16, 2014 | Church Planting | Send Network
How can pastors and churches create an environment that cultivates, develops and deploys future missionaries, church planters and pastors? To download this video, click on the "Vimeo" link at the lower right of the player above, then click the "Download" link on the Vimeo page.    ...