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Renewing pastoral priorities

Here is the May “Equipper”—it continues our 2017 focus on renewal by looking at pastoral priorities. The articles and sermons are linked below.

From Greg: LEAD-P (priorities for pastors)
Greg Williams looks at five priorities for lead pastors.

“The Good Shepherd” by Greg Olsen
(used with permission)

The priority of leadership: growing a strong leader CORE
Randy Bloom addresses three characteristics of effective leaders.

The priority of preaching: using the RCL 
Ted Johnston shows how using the Revised Common Lectionary (RCL) brings renewal to our preaching.

Clarifying Our Theological Vision, part 2
Gary Deddo continues to explore union with Christ along with Christ’s vicarious humanity and the Holy Spirit’s ongoing ministry.

Kid’s Korner: teaching the Trinity to children
Here are tips for teaching the doctrine of the Trinity to kids.

RCL sermons: May 28—June 25
Here are five sermons synced with the readings (lections) specified in the Revised Common Lectionary (RCL):
Sermon for May 28 (Ascension Sunday)
Sermon for June 4 (Pentecost)
Sermon for June 11 (Trinity Sunday)
Sermon for June 18
Sermon for June 25

In case you missed the April Equipper, here are the sermons for the second through sixth Sundays of the Easter season:
Sermon for April 23
Sermon for April 30
Sermon for May 7
Sermon for May 14
Sermon for May 21

One thought on “Renewing pastoral priorities”

  1. Thank you for these lectionaries. They are so very helpful in sermon preparation and in the sharing of the good news of the kingdom of God.

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