Every Christian must belong to a church. Why is church membership important? This article provides three reasons.
When faced with challenges in ministry, pastors have a tendency to allow the kingdom of the self encroach upon them. This article describes this problem as one of shifting treasure, and explains how this happens in terms of our identity, maturity, reputation, essentiality, and confidence.
This article discusses the importance of deacons making regular visits in the congregation. It suggests possible themes, and encourages the use of a visiting schedule.
How should office bearers report on their home visits? This article explains what kind of detail could be provided at a consistory meeting.