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Tithes and Offerings. Use numbered offering envelopes. Hand them out in December. Do not enlist folks who are not tithing, faithful, going soul winning. When counseling on money-find out from the financial departnent ahead of … Read More

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Leadership. You lead by example and exhortation. Example is 90% impact while exhortation is 10% impact. The majority will follow because of your example. The Holy Spirit will not bear witness of a lie. Followers … Read More

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Teamwork. 3 objectives-1) Perfect the saints 2) For a ministry 3) Edify or build up the local church. Ministries are a by-product of soul winning. God’s work is no place for egos. Give honor preferring … Read More

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Pastoral Advice. Preach, don’t perform. Don’t complain. Leave the people with hope. Serious matters should become Wed night Bible study series. Stay close to your wife and children. Love the old hymns. Give careful attention … Read More

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Motivating. Two types-Internal & External. Maturity is internal. Immaturity is external. Example & exhortation are needed for both the mature & the immature. Motivation does not need a diversity of new things, but a variety … Read More

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Cantankerous Members. A local church is a body. There are uncomely parts yet still a part of the body. Learn from the negative member for they will tell you what you will not tell yourself. … Read More

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Teamwork I. Esteem other team members. Pray for each other. All are called. No egos allowed. Let the pastor lead in the placement of team members. Teamwork will create leaders out of followers. Stay in … Read More

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Time Management. Put your life on paper-168 hrs in a week. Time is an event. Avoid people and places that waste time. Use 3 x 5 cards and assign a time to deal with matters. … Read More

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Cost Consciousness I. Vote in an annual budget. Base the budget on last years figures. Hire someone who’s loyal to do the bookkeeping. Remind folks the budget says “yes” or “no” not the bookkeeper. Get … Read More

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Anti Growth Factors I. Lack of scheduled church soul winning time. Not picking up converts for church. No altar workers. No name takers. No water in the baptistry. No baptismal robes. Big Sunday school classes. … Read More