Should Pastors Sell and Promote Their Books?
“Pastors who sell their books are only in it for the money,” said one disgruntled blogger. He added, “Why do they always have to mention their ‘new’ book?” Whether it’s a marketing agency that pushes a book to the top, or blogs rebuking slick marketing campaigns designed to create urgency—the question, “Should pastors sell and […]
Is The Day of the Silent, People Pleasing Pastor Over?
Mass shootings, redefining marriage, killing innocent children, LGBT agendas infiltrating all aspects of life. What in the world is going on? I believe that the pulpit is partly to blame. There is a very troubling trend in the evangelical church as a whole. We are in desperate need of genuine leadership—broken, humble people who are […]
Ever wondered where pastors prepare their sermons? Here’s where.
Many years ago my team did a time study of a pastor’s work week. The study group of pastors spent an average of 22 hours a week in sermon preparation. The study is dated but telling. The pastoral activity which requires the most time often goes unseen by most church members. Indeed, some members think […]