Servant Leadership Articles and Courseware

Additional Online Resources

Prepared by Dr. Lloyd Elder from online and print sources for www.servantleaderstoday.com
* - indicates partnership with BSCLN

*Adrian Rogers Pastor Training Institute:
http://www.pastortraining.com
Jim Smith, Agent - jsmith@pastorsline.com
Providing communication support to BSCLN

Bivocational Ministries, Dennis Bickers
http://www.bivocationalministries.com
Author of The Bivocational Pastor: Two Jobs, One Ministry (see also: http://bivocationalministry.blogspot.com)

*HeartLand Bivocational Minsitry Center:
http://twicecalled.org/main.htm
David Sandifer, Director - dsandifer@campbellsville.edu
The HBMC is a Regional Resource Center of the BSCLN focusing on smaller churches and bivocational ministers.

LifeWay: Today's Bivocational Pastor:
http://lifeway.com/bivo
Dan Garland - dan.garland@lifeway.com

Oklahoma Messenger - "Editor's Journal: In Search of the SBC Majority", by Douglas Baker
http://baptistmessenger.com/editors-journal-in-search-of-the-sbc-majority
June 10, 2010 - Raises the issues of numbers of churches, members, and size of churches. His editorial comments are based on the 2009 Annual Church Profile representative of 45,010 local churches.

Pickens Baptist Association (AL):
http://www.pickensbaptist.com
Gary Farley
Featuring archived resources of interest to ministers and churches.

*Shepherd's Friend (NE):
http://www.shepherdsfriend.net/default.aspx
Shannon Smith - shepherdsfriend@msn.com
Helping bivocational pastors and others through vocations in full support of BSCLN.

SmallChurch.com
http://www.smallchurch.com
"A Big Place for Small Churches", potential model for smaller churches.

Spence Network: Transformation Through Sharing
http://www.rasnet.org/connect.cfm
The Ray and Ann Spence Network is effectively seeking to find and fuel networks of congregational leaders. From the Virginia Baptist Mission Board

*Texas Baptist Bivocational and Smaller Church Minister and Spouses Association
http://www.bivocational.com
Directly related to BGCT, fully developed and continuing in full support of ministers and churches.