The Chapmans join Ben and Lynley to tackle misconceptions about loneliness, expectations of their family, and how God has been faithful in their hardships.
Faith is the fierce optimism that God is not only real, but he is at work behind the scenes, getting ready to do something big in your life and in your ministry.
Blessed are the humble, for they will inherit the earth.
Will ministry kids recover from the difficulties that come with the calling? Holly Knight joins Ben and Lynley to talk about this question that weighs on the hearts of many ministry leaders who parent.
Barnabas Piper opens up with Ben and Lynley on what it was like for him to grow up in a ministry home, what he learned from that experience, and how he navigates being a pastor and a parent today.
Ben and Lynley unpack a few findings from the Lifeway Research study on pastoral challenges, discuss how they’ve seen them play out in their own lives, and offer solutions.
Noe and Clancey Garcia talk about marriage and ministry through the lens of trauma. Listen to their story as they dispel the myth that simply being a believer can overcome challenges of a broken background.
Sean and Billie Sears tell their story of how ministry expectations encroached on their boundaries and could have cost them their marriage.
Duce and Missie Branch talk about the emotional toll of change in ministry and unpack hard lessons learned in their church-planting journey.
Listen to Ben’s recent segment on Moody Radio’s “Dawn and Steve Mornings” as he unpacks the Lifeway Research findings on pastors’ greatest needs.
Leaving a church can be hard—whether on good or bad terms. Why do some ministry families leave poorly? What does leaving well look like?