100 Questions and Conversation Starters for Your Children

Happy thanksgiving everyone! Holidays can be a great time with family and friends but if you aren’t careful it can quickly descend into the whole family sitting silently in the same room scrolling through social media and watching you tube clips of monkey’s with machine guns. So this thanksgiving Jennifer and...

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Five Priorities (Part 5)

Priority # 5 – Exploit the benefits of ministry for the joy of your family. “Planting a new church will tax your family in unexpected ways. Your wife and children will experience the ups and downs of church planting as much as you will. They will tire from unrealistic expectations,...

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Five Priorities (Part 4)

Priority # 4 – Don’t do for your church what you are unwilling to do for your family. “The sad truth is that many pastors view their home life as a place to decompress from the stress of ministry, a place where they don’t have to be the pastor. These...

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Five Priorities (Part 3)

Priority # 3 – Spend one-on-one time with family members. “It is common for ministry families to feel as if their dad/husband cares more about the members of his church than he does about the members of his family. One way to avoid this is to spend one-on-one time with...

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Five Priorities (Part 2)

Priority #2 – Give you family preference on your schedule One of the unique privileges you will have as a church planter is the ability to leverage your schedule for the benefit of your family. You can align your calendar with that of your family and still be able to...

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Five Priorities for Church Planting Families

This is a excerpt from the chapter I wrote in “PLANT”. PLANT is a new resource produced by “Innovative Faith Resources” designed to equip church planters. You can order “PLANT” or watch a promo video about it HERE “It’s easy to allow the stress of planting churches to distract us...

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Power Point Templates

This is mostly for Pillar Church planters but I wanted to post some power point templates that we have used in the past. If you find them helpful you are welcome to use them. They are all in .ppt format. The images are below for you to look at Click...

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New Series: Hide & Seek

At Pillar over the month of April, we are leasing a Kiosk at the Potomac Mills Mall in Woodbridge. Members from Pillar will be manning the kiosk during the open hours of the mall (10:00am-9:30pm) we will be giving away Bibles and other gospel centered materials. The sermon series, “Hide...

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