Category Archives: Ministry Models

Group Leaders Who Thrive and Multiply

There’s no doubt that the Bible gives us counsel on the need for groups. So why is it so hard to get them going or keep them going in a local congregation? Recently I presented an interactive training on zoom … Continue reading

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How to Start a Movement of Soul Winning & Church Planting

What will it take to see a movement of soul winning and church planting across a conference? Here are some simple clues from a presentation at the 2019 eHuddle in San Diego, California. https://www.adventistlearningcommunity.com/resources/14464

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Mobilizing Members in Ministry – Ministry Models

Join us Wednesday August 2, 2017 at 1pm Central Time as we discuss Mobilizing Members in Ministry on our Ministry Models Teleconference. Call 515-604-9000; Access Code 540330. This article was originally published in the January 27, 2005 Adventist Review. I think every Seventh-day Adventist wants … Continue reading

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New Member Orientation – Ministry Models

Join us Wednesday July 5, 2017 at 1pm Central Time as we discuss New Member Orientation on our Ministry Models Teleconference. Call 515-604-9000; Access Code 540330. When people join a church in your district – through baptism, profession of faith or transfer … Continue reading

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Starting Well in a New District – Ministry Models

Join us Wednesday June 7, 2017 at 1pm Central Time as we discuss Starting Well in a New District on our Ministry Models Teleconference. Call 515-604-9000; Access Code 540330. You’re headed to a new district. How will you start well? What can … Continue reading

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Church Board Meetings – Ministry Models

Join us Wednesday May 3, 2017 at 1pm Central Time as we discuss Church Board Meetings on our Ministry Models Teleconference. Call 515-604-9000; Access Code 540330. What if your Church Board Meeting was your favorite meeting each month? What if you could hardly … Continue reading

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Finding Interests – Ministry Models

Join us Wednesday April 5, 2017 at 1pm Central Time as we discuss Finding Interests on our Ministry Models Teleconference. Call 515-604-9000; Access Code 540330. When Jesus said “The harvest is great…” did He really mean it? Is the harvest still great … Continue reading

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Family Time – Ministry Models

Join us Wednesday March 1, 2017 at 1pm Central Time as we discuss Family Time on our Ministry Models Teleconference. Call 515-604-9000; Access Code 540330. How does a young pastor balance his schedule so he is both pursuing his calling and caring for … Continue reading

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Nominating Committee – Ministry Models

Join us Wednesday February 1, 2017 at 1pm Central Time as we discuss Nominating Committee on our Ministry Models Teleconference. Call 515-604-9000; Access Code 540330. What words and phrases come to your mind when I say “Nominating Committee?” Unfortunately, in some churches, … Continue reading

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Baptism Preparation – Ministry Models

“When someone has been prepared for baptism through Bible study and fellowship what can you do as a pastor to clear them well and give them a great start?” Continue reading

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