All Resources on Church Issues

When Sin Fractures a Church

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 335, Pastor John shares one of the hardest seasons of his pastoral ministry.

When Our Heroes Age

Interviews

by John Piper and Tony Reinke

In episode 251, Pastor John talks about the impact that our aging role models have on us.

Billy Graham’s Controversial Ministry

Interviews

by John Piper and Tony Reinke

In episode 250, Pastor John shares his thoughts on Billy Graham’s relationship with Bob Jones University.

When Should I Leave My Church?

Interviews

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

In Episode 187, Pastor John explains the meaning of the church and its membership.

How Evangelistic Should Sundays Be?

Interviews

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

In Episode 106, John Piper talks about the significance of the church’s weekly gathering.

Encouragement for Ordinary Pastors

Interviews

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

In Episode 95, John Piper gives encouragement to “ordinary” pastors.

Do Online Sermons Undermine Local Churches?

Interviews

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

In Episode 94, John Piper talks about the availability of biblical teaching online and what it means for the local church.

Why Your Pastor Needs Your Prayers

Interviews

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

Pastor John explains why is it important for folks in churches to pray for their pastors.

Pastoral Transition After a 32-Year Ministry: Strategy and the Supernatural

Desiring God 2013 Conference for Pastors

(Brothers, We Are Still Not Professionals: Reclaiming the Centrality of the Supernatural in Ministry)

Conference Messages

by Jason Meyer

Connecting the Dots Between Shepherding, Disciple-Making, and Meaningful Membership

Desiring God 2013 Conference for Pastors

(Brothers, We Are Still Not Professionals: Reclaiming the Centrality of the Supernatural in Ministry)

Conference Messages

by Mark Dever

Ministering to Your Pastor

The Bible Friend (Vol. 75, No. 8), Minneapolis, MN

Articles

by John Piper

How can you encourage and serve your pastor as he serves you?

What Cautions Do You Have for the New Reformed Movement?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper encourages Christians to value theology as a means for knowing God, without making theology God.

What Do You Do When Different Generations In Your Church Have Different Opinions About How to Do Ministry?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper says that older leaders should give freedom in ministry to younger people who have the same core vision, and that younger people should be careful to listen to the advice of the older generation.

How Is a Church Bookstore Different Than the Tables Jesus Turned in the Temple?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper says that the exploitation of worshipers, not simply selling to them, is what made Jesus mad.