Summer 2000 - Singles Ministry
Ask the Superintendent
Reaching and Serving Single Adults Through the Local Church
General Superintendent Thomas E. Trask underscores the importance of the churchs ministry to single adults. Here he shares insights and offers practical advice on how the church can meet the needs of this growing segment of the population.
Building a Call-Driven Singles Ministry
Here is a strategy for turning your singles ministry from one of sitting to serving. Let your single adults discover their ministry calling.
Keys to an Effective Single-Adult Ministry
Two champions of single-adult ministry tackle some of the complex issues surrounding ministry to the singles crowd.
Single AdultsA Population Group Too Large To Ignore
This article explores five perspectives to building an effective single-adult ministry. You can help your singles become part of the church by providing them a place of ministry.
The Untapped Leadership Pool
Has the church overlooked a rich pool of ministry resources? Single adults can provide your church with valuable leaders and workers.
Singular Opportunity: Reaching Unmarried America
Understanding what it means to be single in todays society is the first step in reaching singles. This understanding will help leaders develop culturally relevant ministry to single adults.
Helping the Divorced Find Hope and Healing
Internationally known speaker and best-selling author of Growing Through Divorce explains how the church can provide meaningful and effective ministry to the divorced and their children.
Ministry to the Divorced: Your Ebed-Melech Opportunity
By ministering Gods grace, the church speaks the language of the divorced.
Helping Single-Parent Families Succeed
Coparenting with God to help single-parent families succeed is the most lasting and significant help the church can offer those who are facing the task of parenting alone.
Widowed Too Young
When the funeral service is over, your pastoral work with a grieving spouse is just beginning. Psychologist Richard Dobbins provides practical advice for ministry to those whose mate has died.
The Crying Need for Balance
The church maintains a solid commitment to balance by helping its people serve the Lord with joy in the midst of diversity.
Power for Ministry: Strange Fire or Refiners Fire?
Are Pentecostal ministers accepting alternative images and sources of power that fall short of their birthright as Pentecostal believers? The author cautions leaders to recognize their motives for ministry and discover true power in Christ.
Kings Castle Ministries Raising Up an Army of Warriors
One of the greatest spiritual armies in the world is the children in Kings Castle Ministries. Read how these young warriors are making a difference in Latin America.
It Is Good To Stay Unmarried
New Testament Principles for Contemporary Preaching
FOR WOMEN IN MINISTRY
Tough Transitions: When You Have To Leave
PARTNERS IN MINISTRYTHE SINGLES PASTOR
The Role of the Singles Pastor and His* Relationship to the Senior Pastor
CLERGY, CHURCH & LAW
Reimbursing Medical Expenses Without a Formal Plan
Waiting for That Right Time to Invest? Think Again.
Affair-Proofing Your Marriage
Integrating Faith With Learning
FOCUS ON AMERICA
The Dechurched Mission Field of America
NEWS & RESOURCES