Here are three resources which we enjoy, and wish to share with you.
The first is “Sermon Search,” which is a great resource for Pastors.
As their heading states, they offer “Sermons, Outlines, Illustrations, & Preaching Ideas.” There is some really great content here. We get email updates from them, and we also “look around” the site often.
We think you’ll find it a great resource.
They also feature a “Pastor’s Corner.”
Here’s a direct link:
Next, here is are 2 links to “9Marks” Ministry.
The first is a direct link to “Answers For Pastors,”
where you’ll find “Common questions from pastors arranged topically.”
Here’s the Direct Link:
ANSWERS FOR PASTORS
9Marks also features a section of their website called “Answers for Church Members,” which feature “Common questions from church members arranged topically.”
Here’s the Direct Link:
ANSWERS FOR CHURCH MEMBERS
Ted and Carol
We thought this is a great resource to share, presented in
a Time-Line format. This list is presented by Christianity.com:
via Key Events in Church History, Early Christianity Timeline.
This is a remarkable list, and has great links for further detail on each book listed. Awesome!
Here is a “List of the Lists” You’ll Find, with all the information:
Top Ten Christian Books of All Time
Top Ten Christian Books On Prayer
Top Ten Christian Prayer Biographies
Top Ten Christian Biographies
Top Ten “Basic Christian Teaching” Books
Top Ten “Classic” Christian Books
Top Ten Christian Histories
Top Ten “Celtic Christian” Books
Top Ten Works of Christian Fiction
Top Ten Christian Books We Read (or Listen to On Audio) Over and Over Again
Top Ten Christian Books The Prayer Foundation.
“… BibleStudyTools.com is the largest free online Bible website for verse search and in-depth studies …”
Bible Study Tools Online – Verses, Commentaries, Concordances, Verses, Parallel Versions.
Here are ten reminders for those who preach and teach the Word of God … as confirmed by some of history’s greatest preachers.
Here is the link to read this one:
Preachers on Preaching With Great Quotes
What traits does the awe of God produce in the heart of a pastor that are vital for an effective, God-honoring, and productive ministry? Here is a list of six:
6 Traits of a Pastor in Awe of God.
Beginning with humility … this is an “awe”some list!
“I suggest that if the leader is not adequately concerned for his/her own family and well-being, s/he will not last long enough in life to be able to last long in ministry. “
Pastors: Recharge Your Batteries!.
This is a very thought-provoking article, and certainly gives us all reason to think about how we view our Pastor’s humanity and service … and the costs to be counted … by all parties.
“I am convinced that what the body of Christ needs to do is stop looking to pastor so and so to speak a word to them, but look to the Bible to see what God’s already said to them.”
via why read the Bible–day 25 of 32–God’s Guidance.
This is a really good word … I just finished reading Psalms and Proverbs … Hope you enjoy this one!