Articles by Kim Linton
- 13 Tips for New Church Mergers
As a pastor it’s hard to watch your membership decline. Is a church merger right for you?
- 14 Vance Havner Quotes for Sermons
One of the most influential preachers in recent church history was the late Vance Havner.
- 20 Quotes from Famous Preachers
This list of quotes includes gems from well-known preachers whose passion for the lost was evident in every sermon they preached.
- 8 Scriptures on Evangelism
My favorite Bible verses about preaching, evangelism, witnessing, and outreach.
- Characteristics of Effective Church Planters
Based upon Dr. Charles Ridley’s research, he developed a comprehensive list of characteristics that define effective church planters.
- How to be an Effective Worship Leader
Some people believe the only requirement for leading worship is being a good singer or musician. That is only the beginning.
- How to Prepare for a Move of God
There are a few important things that must happen if you want to experience a move of God in your church.
- How to Recognize a False Teacher
The Bible provides clear guidelines to help us recognize false prophets and teachers.
- How to Write a Good Worship Song
Writing a worship song is very similar to writing a secular song except for an important difference, your intended audience happens to include God.
- Marriage Tips for Ministry Couples
There are many books that deal with building healthy marriages, but very few deal with the conflict that occurs between couples in ministry.
- Ministry Resume Guide
A ministry resume is important because Churches hire pastors based on different criteria than secular organizations.
- The Divinity of Jesus Christ
Even after reading scriptures that support His divinity, people who teach Jesus isn’t God continue to distort the verses until they no longer resemble the actual text.
- The Resurrection of Jesus Christ
The resurrection of Jesus separates Christianity from all other religions. Without it, faith in Christ would be meaningless.
- What is a House Church?
A house church is a small group of Christians who meet for worship in homes or other non-traditional settings.
- Where to Get Christmas Help for Families in Need
Many families go through hard times during the holiday season. Fortunately, there are many charities and organizations that can help.
- Worship Guide for Small Churches
A few things that helped my husband and I have great worship even when our congregation was small.