Ministering in Emergency The effects of Hurricane Joaquin recently challenged the US East Coast (especially the Southern region) with historical levels of flooding which hasn’t occurred in a 1000 years. The President declared South Carolina to be in a state of emergency. As a resident of SC, I quickly became concerned for the safety of … Read more Ministering in Emergencies -Tips from the Chaplains
The Benefits and Dangers of Using a Concordance “At first, the gods cut down the revolving celestial bodies.” (Gen. 1:1). -Or maybe not! This article briefly introduces how to use Strong’s concordance to enhance your Bible study and ministry. Some ministers will find this information insightful, and others will see it as a review of … Read more How to Use a Concordance to Enhance Your Bible Study & Ministry.
The Original Creator (Genesis 1:2). By Michael Mooney for National Association of Christian Ministers How to Add Creativity to Ministry Creativity, now there is a concept that should be “second nature” to Christians. Often Christian ministers tend to think of creativity as something “passive” that sort of just comes to them. Clergymen with this thought process tend … Read more How to Add Creativity to Ministry & Your Life
M. Mooney, ministry practitioner Reporting for the study of theology in the mentor program of the National Association of Christian Ministers The altar of truth is a principle that you can add to your toolbox of biblical interpretation methods. While the concept of this principle is not unique unto itself, the principle has been uniquely … Read more 5 Steps To The Altar of Truth: Amazing results of clarity and understanding of the Bible
When you were younger in the faith, did you hear the Bible interpreted in a way that hurt you? Maybe it was something silly like, “God does not like women wearing pants,” or even something hateful like, “God does not accept interracial marriages.” At the very least it may have distorted your understanding of God, … Read more When Bad Bible Interpretations Hurt People