A Moment of Triumph

By John P. Gilbert
Palm Sunday is the day we commemorate the triumphal entrance of Jesus into the city of Jerusalem. (Tragically, some of the very people who hailed him with such enthusiasm were… read more

Redecorating Chapels

By Bill Mefford
Here's a question that I almost never hear asked: Can a church be prophetic (by which I mean witnessing to the reality of God's Kingdom justice and love in the world) if we spend… read more

Searching for a New Pastor

By Sara Cobb
On August 28, 2011, Rob Fuquay, the new senior pastor of 6,500-member St. Luke's United Methodist Church in Indianapolis, received a standing ovation after his first sermon at all … read more

Fool's Gold (ft. Sho Baraka)

By Andy Mineo
"Fool's Gold"—Andy Mineo ft. Sho Baraka Video Source: Andy Mineo/Reach Records/YouTube Ministry Matters is not responsible for content or advertising on external sites. read more

It's a Good Day

By Cory Lamb
"It's a Good Day" — Cory Lamb Video Source: Cory Lamb/YouTube Ministry Matters is not responsible for content or advertising on external sites. read more

Partnerships Turn Churches Around

By Jessica Miller Kelley
There are a lot of ways to plant and grow new churches. Some say the multi-site model will become the standard for church growth, with numerous congregations sharing the vision… read more

Know When to Hold 'Em

By Ron Edmondson
Kenny Rogers made a song famous a few (quite a few) years ago called The Gambler. Perhaps you remember it. If not, check it out HERE. Beyond a catchy tune, the song tells a story… read more

Sermon Series: Seeing Easter

By Cindy Guthrie Ryan
A two-week series for Easter and the following Sunday. Week 1: Glimpses of Resurrection Colossians 1:18-20 Martin Luther wrote, "Our God has written the truth of resurrection not… read more

The Vocal Minority

By Maurilio Amorim
The vocal minority is the bane of every dynamic leader's existence. While 98 percent of your organization might be content, it's usually the discontented two percent who make a… read more

Using the Internet for Ministry

By Pete Wilson
WATCH MORE FROM PETE: How I Prepare My Weekly Message Pastor, You NEED Close Friends Transforming People With the time he saves using Ministry Matters… read more

Mid-Lent Crisis

By Lisa Nichols Hickman
I have never completed a Lenten discipline. Such confession may cause you to breathe a sigh of relief or perhaps make a judgment. Recently a parishioner heard me say this in all… read more

The Right to Invite

By Christian Piatt
Those of us who are involved in church are well-trained to invite people to worship. We find ways to bring up in conversation how great our music is, how compelling the sermons… read more
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