By Jeff Matas You have probably seen a version of this meme: The church is experiencing a post-pandemic phenomenon known as “The Great Pastor Resignation.” Pastors are resigning in surprising numbers, not to go to another church, but to leave ministry all together. Years ago, it was unheard of for pastors to walk away from...
By Kirk Bookout “I hope you support Indiana Ministries.” I often said this to pastors. When I served in national ministries, I also encouraged support for state ministries. “Why?” he said, “What’s in it for our church?” I had yet to learn the gift of diplomatic answers. I replied by asking the pastor a question....
“Becoming a covenant church with IM has been one of the best decisions our church has made in terms of getting ourselves 'on mission'. The testing, recommendations, coaching have been invaluable in us moving towards creating a new life cycle. We thank God for pushing us to take these steps with IM."
“The ordination process was very beneficial and fulfilling."
“What I loved about the ordination process through Indiana Ministries was that I was given a cohort of people to process and grow with while knowing that in the end I would be equipped and supported by an even larger team of people."