2018 promises to be a great year for BSCLN

2018 promises to be a great year for the Bivocational and Small Church Leadership Network. We have commitments from nine state conventions to partner in providing ministries to bivocational pastors. Often, we have the opportunity to minister to their wives as well. We...

Christmas in Smaller Churches

Christmas programs in smaller churches are a microcosm of the entire life and ministry of such churches. The opening chapter in Michael Lindvall’s The Good News from North Haven, a delightful look at “a year in the life of a small town church”, reminds readers that...

A Great Celebration!

The 2017 BSCLN National Celebration and Pastors Retreat, which was held on September 29-30, was a blessing to all who attended. We need to continue to work on participation by local pastors, but the pastors and wives who attended and the folks who came to show support...

Bivocational and Smaller Church Pastors Weekend

Bivocational and Smaller Church Pastors Weekend Friday and Saturday Sep 15 – 16, 2017 Wheatland Conference Center, Flagler, Colorado Friday: 5:00 – Check in 5:30 – Dinner 6:30 – Personal Financial Training for Pastors 7:45 – Message of encouragement...

Why Do We Host a National Celebration?

The 2017 National Celebration is fast approaching. It is always a good practice for churches and Christian ministries to ask themselves, “Why are we doing what we are doing.” That enables us to evaluate ministry activities and to insure that our activities are...

The SBC and Beyond

Our ministry display booth at the 2017 Southern Baptist Convention in Phoenix proved to be very productive. We have already filled several resource orders that came from contacts made there, including books for Hispanic pastors in New Mexico and several cases of books...