Spiritual Leaders: Prophets or Priests?

How should the church engage in the political arena? In this video, my son William, dean of academics for Every Nation Seminary, offers a helpful framework for thinking about this very question.

Lead with Certainty during Uncertain Times

It’s so easy and so common, especially during times of uncertainty and rapid change, for any number of important and urgent issues to push us and nudge us slightly off mission. If we are not careful, we can wake up one day and realize that we have drifted...

Speaking Truth to Power

In this moment of increased civic unrest and social activism across the globe, one of the key phrases you hear circulating in culture is the idea of “speaking truth to power.” It is so often invoked by Christian leaders these days that one would be...

Leadership Crash Course

There are a few aspects of leadership that don't change. Looking at the example of David in Psalm 78, we see three lessons that we're going to talk about today.

Biblical Civil Disobedience

BIBLICAL CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE—We’ve heard a lot about civil disobedience lately, but we haven’t heard a lot about biblical civil disobedience. What makes certain types of civil disobedience biblical and other types unbiblical? We’re going to talk...

Faith for Nations and Next Generations

FAITH FOR NATIONS AND NEXT GENERATIONS—Our faith can waver, weaken, or grow stronger in difficult circumstances. Today, we're going to talk about Abraham's example of strong faith in challenging times.

Our Ministry Identity

OUR MINISTRY IDENTITY—How we self-identify and introduce ourselves to others is so important. In this message, I walk through Romans 1:1 and talk about Paul's great example of how leaders should define and establish themselves in relation to...

End Times Hysteria

END TIMES HYSTERIA—Whatever we think about the end times, our mission as Christians remains the same: “Go into all the world and proclaim the gospel.” (Mark 16:15) Today, I'm going to discuss three passages that highlight what our focus as...

Habits for a Healthy Heart

HABITS FOR A HEALTHY HEART—Our success as spiritual leaders comes down to two things: our heart and our habits. In today's message, I want to talk about how to cultivate spiritual habits for a healthy heart.