Posts by Alvin Sanders
The Center for the Study of Global Christianity estimates there are between 2.2-3.4 million pastoral leaders. Only 5% are trained for pastoral ministry.
A 100-year-old church building becomes an Urban Outfitters store. A block of abandoned storefronts becomes a hot new restaurant strip.
My wife Caroline is a counselor by trade and oftentimes I pick up concepts from her. One of them is the acronym "HALT" – hungry, angry, lonely, and tired.
Back in 1991 when I first started in ministry, my mentor told me to take an index card and write “Why are you here?”
Lincoln Heights of metropolitan Cincinnati was the first predominately African-American self-governing town in the northern part of the United States.