All Resources on Pastoral Ministry

My Church Makes Ministry a Pain

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 448, Pastor John offers counsel to pastors who find the people in their church difficult.

Handling Post-Sermon Blues

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 429, Pastor John offers counsel to pastors who find themselves discouraged on Monday mornings.

Explain Your Title ‘Pastor Emeritus’

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 427, Pastor John discusses his new title and role at Bethlehem Baptist Church.

Do Podcast Preachers Make My Pastor Irrelevant?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 297, Pastor John discusses the importance of listening and submitting to our faithful local pastors.

Panel Discussion

Desiring God 2014 Conference for Pastors

(The Pastor, the Vine, and the Branches: The Remarkable Reality of Union with Christ)

Conference Messages

by Michael Horton

Shepherds, Listen Well

Desiring God 2014 Conference for Pastors

(The Pastor, the Vine, and the Branches: The Remarkable Reality of Union with Christ)

Conference Messages

by Jared Wilson

Calvin and His Ailments: Pastoral Productivity in the Midst of Pain

Desiring God 2014 Conference for Pastors

(The Pastor, the Vine, and the Branches: The Remarkable Reality of Union with Christ)

Conference Messages

by Michael Horton

The Pastor As Lead Affirmer

Desiring God 2014 Conference for Pastors

(The Pastor, the Vine, and the Branches: The Remarkable Reality of Union with Christ)

Conference Messages

by Sam Crabtree

Best Lessons from a Lifetime of Pastoring

Desiring God 2014 Conference for Pastors

(The Pastor, the Vine, and the Branches: The Remarkable Reality of Union with Christ)

Conference Messages

by Sinclair Ferguson

The Promise in Pastoral Weakness

Desiring God 2014 Conference for Pastors

(The Pastor, the Vine, and the Branches: The Remarkable Reality of Union with Christ)

Conference Messages

by Jared Wilson

How Did You Learn to Preach?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 228, Pastor John talks about how he learned to preach

Busy Pastors and Biblical Encounters, Part Two

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 219, Pastor John provides some biblical texts as he expounds on episode 218

Busy Pastors and Biblical Encounters, Part One

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 218, Pastor John talks about his experience in both academic and pastoral ministry in regards to gaining Biblical insight through his studies

How Do I Motivate My Church for Ministry?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 172, Pastor John talks about how a pastor motivates his church for ministry.

Avoiding Ministry Burnout

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 142, Pastor John talks about how to avoid ministry burnout.

Natural Disasters and Pastoral Ministry

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 113, Pastor John talks about pastoral ministry in the midst of terrible calamity.

On Pastors Who Use Churches as Studios

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 103, John Piper counsels pastors against uses their churches as “studios” for wider ministry.

Bi-Vocational Ministry

Theology Refresh: Podcast for Christian Leaders

Interviews

by Danny Ovalle

Danny Ovalle on rationale and practice of bi-vocational ministry