Entries from April 2010

A MUST Read: Money, Purpose, Joy by Matt Bell!

Date April 29, 2010

Matt Bell has written a must read – must study book here! It’s subtitle, “The proven path to uncommon financial success,” explains the value of this book. Using time-tested principles from both the Bible and from secular writers, Bell shows us the importance of living out our values. Starting from a very different location – […]

The Timeline of Transformation

Date April 26, 2010

by Dr. Matthew Lee Smith So you’ve decided to begin a new ministry in an established organization. You have high hopes that God will do wonderful things. As you unpack your things in your new office, it helps to know that in every new ministry there are five phases to the transformation process. Phase 1: […]

Transformed Interviews Dr. W. Mark Elliott – Part 2

Date April 23, 2010

We welcome Dr. W. Mark Elliott back to Transformed today. Mark is the author of Confessions of an Insignificant Pastor. He is a veteran pastor of twenty-seven years and has served churches as small as three and as large as six thousand. Mark has ministered in twelve countries and enjoys speaking to gatherings of pastors. […]

Transformed Interviews Dr. W. Mark Elliott – Part 1

Date April 16, 2010

We welcome Dr. W. Mark Elliott to Transformed today. Mark is the author of Confessions of an Insignificant Pastor. He is a veteran pastor of twenty-seven years and has served churches as small as three and as large as six thousand. Mark has ministered in twelve countries and enjoys speaking to gatherings of pastors. Being […]

Free Book! How to Survive the Economic Meltdown

Date April 13, 2010

Patrick Morley, a former Florida real estate developer whose company was one of Florida’s 100 largest privately held companies, spent years fighting off a multimillion dollar bankruptcy after the Tax Reform Act of 1986. He has since become a best-selling Christian author and head of an international ministry to men (Man in the Mirror). Pat’s […]

Ministry is About Shepherding!

Date April 12, 2010

Mary Kay is purported to have said, “There is an invisible sign hanging around every person’s neck and it says, ‘Encourage Me!’” Over the years I have discovered that the people who speak encouragement into my life and seek me out to lift me up are the people I call ‘friends.’ The old hymn talks […]

Free Audiobook Download of the Month

Date April 6, 2010

Each month christianaudio gives away a premium audiobook download for free. How does it work? Well, we give away one audiobook download (that we have published or that a partner has allowed us to give away) absolutely free; available only during that month and only once, ever. Christianaudio, Zondervan, and Jon Acuff have partnered together […]

Do People TRUST you?

Date April 5, 2010

Our conversation turned to the issue of trust. We had been talking about why my friend was struggling in his current ministry. Things had been going well for a while, and then, out of no where, people seemed to slow down. It wasn’t that they weren’t serving the Lord. It was more like they had […]

Win a FREE Copy of "Start Here!" by Alex and Brett Harris

Date April 3, 2010

Practical, encouraging, personal and inspiring describes Alex and Brett Harris’ new book, Start Here. Making the most of your teen years is what this book is all about! As a teen, watching God start a two-decade long revival in my little town in Wisconsin, I can only say, Start Here! provides so many helps so […]