Category Leadership

I will never leave you!

Ethel waxham & john love

Ethel Phoebe Waxham Love Ethel Phoebe Waxham Love (1882-1959) was neither a celebrity nor a notable historical figure, and what little acclaim was realized after she had died. But, the love story of this Phi Beta Kappa, Wellesley educated teacher,…

An analysis of Church Leadership

Indigenous woman shepherd and his baby in Peru

Leadership Structures Leadership is foundational and vital to the successful operation of any organization. True leadership, however, must balance authority and accountability.  Authority without accountability leads to dictatorships, Accountability without authority leads to slavery. Common Church Leadership Structures Church leadership…

Pastor, what do you believe?

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In a Pastoral selection process that I was involved with, one of the documents I developed was an initial questionnaire designed to ferret out some major doctrinal positions. It occurred to me, however, that these same questions, or many of…

"It wasn't a potential atonement actuated by the sinner, it was an actual atonement initiated by the savior."

John MacArthur