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Why Not Try This? – 4 Things to Do if Your Church Says “No” to Evangelism

What should you do if church leaders show little or no enthusiasm, or even try to roadblock your efforts? Here are four things to do. Read More

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Why Not Try This? – Surviving Without Announcements

by Roger HernandezSource: NAD Ministerial I was worshiping in a congregation (in the last year) that had Adventist Church on the sign, but might as well have called themselves the Announcement Church, because that’s all they did. They had one … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – 10 Things Every Church Should Stop Doing to First-Time Guests

Many of us have visited a church where it is common place to point out the guests. “Please stand up and tell us who you are.” The well meaning church leader is trying to make the guests feel welcomed, but … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This – Using Your Faith to Overcome Darkness: A Suicide Toolkit

by Jennifer Scott Source: NAD Ministerial Suicide is the leading cause of death for those dealing with serious mental illness such as depression or anxiety, with one in 10 committing suicide due to poor mental health. Many people think of … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – Raising Money for Worthy Students

by Dustin Serns, Pastor of the Port Orchard Seventh-day Adventist Church “How are we going to raise $40,000 for worthy students this year?” The amount was more than double what we needed last year. Our Adventist elementary school was growing rapidly … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – Shaping Culture for Mission in 2019 and Beyond

by Ben Lundquist, Director of Young Adult Ministries for the Oregon Conference Recently I have been obsessed with building church culture. I’ll get to the reason why in just a moment. Google the phrase “church culture” and your search will … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – Climate Control

Last week during the worship service at my church on Sabbath, I was freezing. I wore my heavy winter coat during the entire service and still had goosebumps. There is a problem, in that I’m always cold and many others … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – Strategies for the Alleviation of Stressors in Pastors’ Families

Pastors and their families are facing levels of stress that are simply not sustainable for a healthy life and ministry over the long-haul. Expectations are made, the bar is set high and many have a difficult time keeping up with … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – Returning Good for Evil

by Bill Roberts, Ministerial Director for the Washington Conference Source: NAD Ministerial There was a German Village where a man and his wife learned to worship on the Sabbath.  The rest of the village didn’t like it.  There was pressure … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – Church Announcements From New Platforms

Take your regular rolling announcements from the sanctuary screen each Sabbath and share them with a wider audience through your favorite social media platforms! Read More

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