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Revival, Prayer, and the Great Commission

Featured columnist and historian Nathan Finn explains another historic connection between prayer, revival, and the Great Commission. This time discussing the impact of the Moravian Hundred Year Prayer Meeting.

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Lost Spurgeon Sermons to be Published

B&H Publishing is set to release a never-before-seen collection of sermons from Charles Spurgeon’s early years as a pastor.

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The IRS & the Pulpit: What Your Church Needs to Know

Internal Revenue Service rules about churches and politics are short, sweet, and controversial.


Hope for the Afflicted: The Church and Mental Illness

Twenty-six percent of American adults experience a diagnosable mental disorder each year, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. But many church leaders and churchgoers don’t understand mental illness and don’t know how to support sufferers.



8 Tips for a Great First Impression

By Sean Fowlds Having served in the local church the past two decades, one of the first things my wife and I did after our recent move was eagerly hunt for a new church home. To our surprise and disappointment, we’ve experienced a rather lukewarm reception at the churches we’ve visited. But our experience as […]

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Ministry Grid: Training for the Digital Age

Ministry Grid offers more than 1,800 videos of pastors, theologians and church leaders offering insights on a range of topics from pastoral ministry and leadership development to discipleship and Bible study.

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New Kendrick Brothers Movie Wraps Filming

Alex and Stephen Kendrick, creators of Courageous and Fireproof, have finished principle filming of their fifth film, which will feature the film debuts of Priscilla Shirer and Beth Moore.

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Ministry Grid Offers 30-Day Free Trial

Ministry Grid is offering pastors and church leaders access to the site with thousands of instructional videos and tools free for 30 days.

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On Our Radar: Books & Bible Studies for Summer 2014

Each issue of Facts & Trends, we profile some upcoming resources we think will be helpful to you. Here are the books and Bible studies from the Summer 2014 issue.

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