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Why Not Try This – Adventist Giving: Good, Bad or Indifferent?

by Tom Evans and Lilya Wagner Source: NAD Ministerial An article published in late 2016 in the New York Times had this somewhat alarming title, Donations to Religious Institutions Fall as Values Change. For much of its history, the Adventist Church enjoyed … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – Inside the Mind of Hate-Filled Harry

In 26 years as a local pastor/administrator, Roger Hernandez has observed that antagonists follow a pattern with their attacks. He shares four approaches an antagonist may use to bring a church leader down. Hernandez says this won’t stop a person from … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – 3 Words Every Leader Hates

by Jesse Wilson Source: NAD Ministerial There are three words every successful leader is destined to hear. They represent the nameless, faceless opposition that can distract, depress or demoralize you if you’re not careful. And those three words are: “People … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – How to Avoid Burnout in Ministry

by Rich DuBose Source: www.nadministerial.com According to a report that appeared in the New York Times (August 1, 2010), 45% of pastor’s either burnout and leave their ministry posts, or belong to a growing club of those who would like … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – Boundaries for Pastors

by Everton A. Ennis Source: www.nadministerial.com The same member keeps calling the pastor over and over for financial help to pay their utility bills, buy food, or pay the rent. Another member consistently calls late at night to express “concern” … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – 10 Must-Have Tips for Giving a Public Invitation

Have you ever considered following your sermon with a public invitation? Maybe you’ve never really thought about it or aren’t quite sure how to extend a powerful and emotional invitation. It can be a bit awkward if there isn’t much of a … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This – Help! I’m an Overwhelmed Leader

by Ron Edmondson Source: Church Leaders As a leader, there have been numerous times when I have been in over my head with the challenges and opportunities I was facing. God seems to call me to huge tasks. I suspect … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – Seven Things to Consider When Your Sermon Stinks

by Thom Rainer Source: www.thomrainer.com Have you ever had that terrible feeling after preaching a sermon? You know, the feeling where you can’t wait to get home and hide under the covers? Every pastor experiences it. All pastors dread it. … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – Evangelism: Don’t Delete It, Redeem It

by Pastor Jose Cortes Jr., is an Associate Ministerial Director and leads Evangelism, Church Planting, and Global Mission for the Adventist Church in North America Source: NAD Ministerial The other day a frustrated pastor called me crying and said, “my … Continue reading

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Why Not Try This? – Junk Mail

by Dale Galusha, President of Pacific Press LOOKING FOR AN EASY, EFFECTIVE, AND (ALMOST) FREE WAY TO WITNESS? How about junk mail? Recently, the Adventist Review online carried an article by Andrew McChesney describing one person’s creative way to use Pocket Signs. The article is titled, … Continue reading

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