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Russian pastors receiving biblical counseling

Russia (MNN) – Slavic Gospel Association’s Eric Mock recently led biblical counseling training for pastors in Far East Russia. This vital training is part of the Reach Russia Now initiative. Mock says, “Reach Russia Now is…an intensive effort to reach unreached villages. It includes Compassion Ministry, supporting churches as they reach out …

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Survey: 50% of Pastors Afraid to Speak Out on Social Issues

Interestingly, pastors seem to recognize that they should be influencing their congregations on these issues: “More than nine in 10 Pastors  . . . believe they have influence with their congregants when it comes to how they think about current issues in society.” “9 out of 10 Christian pastors said helping Christians …

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Power and Pastors: Part 2

This series is an expanded version of my talk at the GC2 Summit, December 13, 2018. James, the half-brother of Jesus, writes, “Anyone, then, who knows the good he ought to do and doesn’t do it, sins” (James 4:17). Applying Andy Crouch’s definition of power—the ability to make something of …

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Power and Pastors: Part 1

The Billy Graham Center recently hosted a conversation at the GC2 Summit about sexual assault and abuse, harassment, legal issues, consent, responses to abuse, the important role of governmental authorities, the rule of law, and additional topics vital and urgent to discuss in today's culture. Church leaders—women in particular—are gaining …

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