Leading Lost Volunteers

One of the greatest challenges that a church planter faces is the ability to recruit and train volunteers that can effectively carry out the mission of making disciples. Because this is the role of the local church as mandated by …

Prestonwood Men’s Conference: Friday & Saturday, March 28-29, 2014

Make plans now to join thousands of men from across North Texas for impactful worship, engaging fellowship and dynamic speaking at the 2014 Men’s Conference at Prestonwood. Hear challenging, engaging and relevant messages from gifted and dynamic speakers with a …

Spiritual Warfare: An Interview With Pastor Jack Graham

The world is more interested in darkness and evil than ever before. Culture seems to trivialize the darkness and treat it as superstition rather than the supernatural. We sat down recently with Pastor Jack Graham to ask him of the …

Remembering Widows

Valentine’s Day is a very special day to remember the one that you love. For our widows in our church, this day was always a dreaded day for them. It was a day filled with great memories and tears of …

Leaders Beware

A couple of Sundays ago after church, I was talking to my daughter Ava, and the topic of Satan came up. She informed me that Satan was the most beautiful of all of God’s creation. She said he was a …

Confronting Criticism: When Leaders Are Criticized

Leaders will be criticized. There is no denying this fact. The question is how do we deal with it in a healthy way?

I remember some of the first times I faced criticism in ministry and thought things such as …

Be Faithful: An Interview With Pastor Jack Graham

We sat down recently with Pastor Jack Graham to ask his advice on how to be faithful, stay the course, and be satisfied for the longevity of ministry. Watch this revealing and instructional interview to hear how Pastor Graham stays …

Dealing with Debt: How Church Members Can Become Better Stewards

As pastors, we are well aware that many of our members struggle with issues concerning debt. A century ago, debt was regarded as an earned privilege for a few.  But today, debt is viewed as a right for all and …

Sending Mission Teams: Commitment and Discipleship Through Mission

The Prestonwood Young Singles Ministry has been sending mission teams to Boston for over seven years to serve alongside Hope Fellowship Church.  Through the years we have poured time, effort, money, and manpower into the Greater Boston area.  That outpouring …

Utilizing Mission Teams: A Costly Yet Beneficial Kingdom Investment

If you talk with church planters about mission teams, you will often get mixed feedback. Some planters love them and are eager to use them, and others try to avoid them at all costs. During our church’s 10-year history, we …