18: Constructing an Effective Conclusion

18: Constructing an Effective Conclusion

It can be argued that the conclusion of a novel either makes or breaks the entire storyline. Preachers MUST do the hard work to conclude a sermon well and not simply come to an end. Sprint to the finish instead of falling across the line.

16: Books I Want to Read

16: Books I Want to Read

Leaders are readers. Pastors often feel overwhelmed with the reading they “need” to do. Listen as Todd Fisher and Andy Taylor make a few recommendations of various types of reading for next year.

15: Developing Sermon Introductions

15: Developing Sermon Introductions

A good beginning creates momentum for the message of a sermon. In this episode, Todd Fisher and Andy Taylor discuss creating introductions that propel the sermon forward.

14: Communication in the Church

14: Communication in the Church

Communication is key for any healthy relationship. For the pastor, communication of plans, events, and vision must be clear, consistent, and continuous.

12: Preparing NOW for Holidays

12: Preparing NOW for Holidays

Hear Todd Fisher and Andy Taylor discuss a few key preaching and pastoral ministry principles in preparing for the holidays.

09: Scheduling Sermon Prep

09: Scheduling Sermon Prep

Todd Fisher and Andy Taylor discuss various approaches to carving out sermon preparation time each week.

08: Encouraging Missions in the Local Church

08: Encouraging Missions in the Local Church

Chris Wall, Todd Fisher and Andy Taylor discuss how pastors can keep missions at the forefront and also offer a preview of an upcoming IMB missions event for churches in Oklahoma.

07: Conflict with the Pastor

07: Conflict with the Pastor

Hear Todd Fisher and Andy Taylor discuss how pastors can wisely navigate situations in which conflict arises between a pastor and church members.