Jump to Navigation

Resources

Why Ministers are Leaving Local Church Ministry

A 2002 survey questioned Christian clergy who have left the ministry. The study, conducted across five Protestant denominations, yielded some interesting information. It turns out former pastors are not much different from active pastors in terms of age, education, or second-career status. However, the experience of being in congregational conflict and receiving little or no denominational support emerged as the biggest single reason people left ministry, and disagreements over the pastor’s leadership style was the most frequent source of church-based conflict. Learn more here: http://pulpitandpew.org/sites/all/themes/pulpitandpew/files/Hoge.pdf

News

News

Volunteer Shortage Affects Church Food Programs

Joe and Judy Nesbit spent Tuesday afternoon taking stock of hundreds of food items filling the shelves of the Seventh-...

Lilly Gives $10 million for Duke's Lilly Library Renovation

"Our [Lilly] family's commitment to restore and expand Duke's library that bears the Lilly name comes from our hearts...

Strengthening Indianapolis Through Arts and Cultural Innovation

The Indianapolis-based Lilly Endowment Inc. announced the project Wednesday as one of nearly $49 million in grants for...

Calendar

Tue, Dec 25, 2018 - 09:00 am
Wed, Dec 25, 2019 - 09:00 am
Christmas S

Popular Tools

Enter a zip code or city and state [e.g. Seattle, WA]:

 

Widget provided by:

Search