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Dealing with Pastoral and Congregational Anxiety: An Interview with Bill Selby

So many things raise the anxiety level of the average pastor—even being average. Pastors are almost always overworking yet remain underpaid. An unexpected illness or sudden death in the congregation can wreak havoc...

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Seeding a Missional Church Movement: An Interview with Alan Hirsch

Alan Hirsch, a native South African, is a prominent thought leader and conceptual architect for the missional church. His books, particularly The Forgotten Ways: Reactivating the Missional Church...

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Missions, Holiness, and Education Have Shaped My Life: An Interview with Carla Sunberg

It’s always a difficult question to ask Carla Sunberg where she’s from. She considers three places home: Frankfurt, Germany, where she was born and lived her first eight years while her family was on missionary assignment...

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Missional Engagement in the Small and Mid-Sized Congregation: A Panel Discussion Moderated by General Superintendent David Graves

In 1997, the Board of General Superintendents made a historic decision when they declared the United States and Canada a mission field...

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Sharing the Good News: How Would H. F. “Mr. Missionary” Reynolds Respond to the Twenty-First Century?

The world is changing, and the church must change with it. Right? Can we still rely on the wisdom of the denomination’s founders...

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A Different Kind of Mission than We’ve Known: An Interview with Verne Ward

Verne Ward grew up in the Church of the Nazarene but had little idea he was going to be a missionary. Questions about eternity and what really mattered got him to ponder his life’s mission....

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INTERVIEW: Bill Selby

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INTERVIEW: Alan Hirsch

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INTERVIEW: Carla Sunberg

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PANEL DISCUSSION: Missional Engagement

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ARTICLE: Sharing the Good News

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INTERVIEW: Verne Ward

 
 
 
     
     
 

Featured Articles

  • Sharing the Good News: How Would H. F. "Mr. Missionary" Reynolds Respond to the Twenty-First Century World?

    mr-missionaryThe world is changing, and the church must change with it. Right? Can we still rely on the wisdom of the denomination’s founders when our nation and its place in the world are different from the days leading into the First World War, when the Church of the Nazarene was in its infancy?
    by: Mary Lou Shea

  • Seeding a Missional Church Movement: An Interview with Alan Hirsch

    Alan-HirschAlan Hirsch, a native South African, is a prominent thought leader and conceptual architect for the missional church. His books, particularly The Forgotten Ways: Reactivating the Missional Church, published in 2006, and The Shaping of Things to Come: Innovation and Mission for the 21st-Century Church, originally published in 2003 and co-written with Michael Frost, but revised and updated in 2013, unpack ideas and concepts significant to the missional movement.


    by: Grace & Peace Magazine
  • Sunday has Everything to do with Monday: Worship, Ethics, and Moral Christian Vision

    watch and calendarAs a pastor, I often wonder if our worship makes any difference in the ethical lives of my congregants. We Protestant Evangelical types are so good at making spiritual things spiritual and everything else—well, everything else. Part of the pastoral task is to draw the two together or, even better, to help my people live into the reality that there is not a divide at all, and that the ethics of our people are indeed shaped by our worship.
    by: Timothy R. Gaines

  • Reimagining Success: Redefining Congregational Success in a Mega-Mall World

    wireframe of city scylineFor months I felt like I had been pounding my head against a brick wall. I was doing everything I had ever been taught to do in order to see my church grow. For fifteen years, I had seen the churches I served grow both in worship attendance and in membership. Decline was something I had never experienced in one year, let alone successive years. Each new district assembly served to highlight the decline. Other churches grew. Why not mine?
    by: Art Roxby

  • A Different Kind of Mission than We've Known: An Interview with Verne Ward

    two boysVerne Ward grew up in the Church of the Nazarene but had little idea he was going to be a missionary. Questions about eternity and what really mattered got him to ponder his life’s mission. After college, Verne started to disciple young people. Later, he met a missionary kid and got to know his family. Discipling this young man started Verne’s fascination with missions.


    by: Grace & Peace Magazine
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Olivet Nazarene University – Fruin Holiness Conference

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The Heart of Holiness – Compassion and the Holy Life
February 25-27, 2014

Conference Description
The ONU “Pastor Appreciation Days” event sought to explore the relationship between holiness and compassion, and how compassion is not a peripheral activity of service or generosity, but part of the essential expression of holiness. Several workshops were offered on a variety of topics related to holiness and compassion.

 
     
     
 

Most Recent Videos

Holiness and God’s Concern for the Marginalized with Roger Hahn: M15 Day 2 Workshop

Pastor Roger Hahn talks about the history of poverty in the Bible, how the church responded to it then and now, and...

Worship in the Local Church with Daron Brown, Deanna Hayden & Jon Middendorf: M15 Day 3 Workshop

Daron Brown, Deanna Hayden and Jon Middendorf take questions and discuss issues faced by the church, such as racism,...

Mentoring and Coaching with Tom Nees: M15 Day 3 Workshop

Tom Nees discusses the need to find a mentor before one can truly be a mentor, to create a culture of mentoring, to...

History of Sunday Worship with Dirk Ellis: M15 Worship Pre-Conference

Pastor Dirk Ellis talks about how learning about the Church of the Nazarene’s history helps people understand why...

Worship Like Jazz with Jason & Stefanie Rowinski: M15 Worship Pre-Conference

Pastors Jason and Stefanie Rowinski discuss what worship really means and how we can live a life of worship every...

 
     
     
 
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