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The 7 Questions You Need to Ask Before Getting Engaged

One of the most infamous things people say about love is that it is blind and often times, the two people falling in it don't always see or know everything that they should about each other. So before the question of "Will You Marry Me?" is popped and wedding plans begin to kick off, it's critical …

Musicians 101: Working With Your Audio Team

As one of our key worship leaders, Jad Gillies always says to our whole creative team, <i>“We are ALL worship leaders”</i>. We are all working together for …

Music Production

15 of the Most Popular Makeup Hacks on Pinterest

Make your beauty routine a bajillion times easier with these brilliant ideas.<p>Learn how to make your cheekbones pop, how to conceal under-eye circles, and more.

8 critical things successful people do before 8 a.m.

Starbucks continues to grow relentlessly, with CEO Howard Schultz just announcing plans to open 500 new stores a year over the next five years.<p>Much of this growth will happen in China, where Schulz is undeterred by the recent economic slowdown.<p>While many factors contribute to Starbucks' immunity to …

It Turns Out Your Broken Heart Could Actually Kill You

Well this sucks.<p>Heartsickness could literally turn your heart sick.<p>Broken heart syndrome—or stress-induced cardiomyopathy—is a real condition that can pop up in times of extreme emotional distress (like if you’re experiencing the loss of a loved one), says David Greuner, M.D., the director of NYC …

Mayo Clinic

10 Parenting Habits to Develop Before Your Child Becomes a Teen

I started parenting habits prior to the "dreaded teen years" that I hope will carry my influence further and create a positive relationship with my …

God’s Rehab for Weak, Weary Faith

I’m not sure how God feels about our having favorite books of the Bible.<p>It’s not like any of his words are throw-aways. Perhaps such preferences …

The Role of a Worship Leader on Sunday Morning

The role of the Worship Leader on Sunday morning<p>What is your role? Are you the song leader? Are you the lead worshiper? Are you pastor, director, …

4 Things to Remember When Reading the Bible

Proper Bible reading begins before we open the book. It begins in our approach.<p>In a pair of sermons titled “On Searching the Scriptures” (John 5:39), …

10 Things Effective Churches Do Well

<i>By Chuck Lawless</i>I’ve written posts for this site and my own that describe some of the negatives our church consulting teams and “spies” have found in …

4 Keys to Crafting a Worship Set

A well-crafted setlist can mean the difference between a smooth worship set, and one that stalls out at the end of every song. Over the years I’ve …

5 Ways Worship Leaders Ruin Rehearsals without Knowing It

My first few years as a worship leader were tough. Rehearsals felt stagnant, even counterproductive, and I always ended up bitter and annoyed with my …

5 Things Every Worship Drummer Should Know

Over many years of playing drums in various churches, I’ve come across many different drummers, varying from beginners to seasoned players. And yet …

10 Earmarks of a Humble Heart

7 Things Great Leaders Always Do (but Mere Managers Always Fear)

Are you a great leader or a mere manager? Here's how to tell the difference.<p>When I think about the difference between <i>great leaders</i> and <i>mere managers</i>, I think back to a day when I put my foot in my mouth.<p>I was working as a lawyer for a giant government bureaucracy then. One of my bosses had a fancy …

Leadership

7 Qualities of an Easy to Follow Leader

Are you easy to follow as a leader?<p>I might ask – are you followable?<p>Followable may not be a Scrabble approved word – or even a word, but the …

8 Ways You Can Welcome Church Visitors Online

We’ve got a new book coming out by Jonathan Malm that about welcoming guests, <i>Unwelcome: 50 Ways Churches Drive Away First-Time Guests</i>. But these days …

When You're Too Busy to Connect With God

Busy. It’s a word many of us use most of the time—we’re too busy, so busy, very busy, or just plain busy. We’ve got work to do, children to raise, …

7 Behaviors of High Capacity Leaders

Leadership<p><i>Dr. Steve Greene is now sharing stories, teachings, and conversations with guests who lead with love on Love Leads, a new podcast. Listen</i> …

Francis Chan: Church Wastes Too Much Time Waiting on God's Voice; Christians Getting Too Fat on the Word

The Church wastes too much time waiting for a word from God, says New York Times bestselling author and popular pastor Francis Chan. Christians …

Seven Distinguishing Habits of Highly Effective Pastors

Determining the effectiveness of a pastor is a highly subjective exercise. While certain metrics may prove helpful, they do not tell the whole story. …

9 Ways to Use Vinegar for More Beautiful Skin and Hair

Even if you never cook, you'll definitely want to grab a bottle.<p>Contrary to popular belief, vinegar—apple cider vinegar, to be exact—may not help you lose weight. But it <i>can</i> help you step up your beauty routine. This multi-tasking ingredient can be used to prevent acne and make nail polish last …

Archaeology In Israel Is Reportedly Proving The Gospels In The Holy Bible True!

Meet The Archangels