Helping Pastors Win

At Home & Church

Helping Pastors Win

At Home & Church

Mark’s Latest

I’m Not Sure What To Do About Racial Issues

I’m Not Sure What To Do About Racial Issues

Can I be honest and admit that I'm never sure what to say or do when cultural chaos ensues? I don’t typically shake my fist or point my finger at every news update, but when sinful, systemic racism and/or injustice takes center stage, men and women of God need to...

Does Your Pastor Need A Support Team?

Does Your Pastor Need A Support Team?

While everyone wants a healthy pastor who lives and serves with integrity, some church leaders are in a strategic position to help their pastor stay above reproach. My last church created a Pastoral Support Team to help me to lead my life, family, and ministry well....

My Simple Quarantine Routine

My Simple Quarantine Routine

The Gospel is the good news about the finished work of Jesus, yet a pastor’s work never seems to be finished – especially during a crisis. Pastors and ministry leaders have been in a hard ministry sprint for over a month, and we are tired. This season has brought both...

Ideas For Reopening Our Churches

Ideas For Reopening Our Churches

There are two pressing questions on the minds of pastors and church leaders today: When should we reopen? How can we reopen safely? This week the Oklahoma Baptist team I am honored to serve with curated several ideas from pastors in live meetings of 10 or less, as...

Mark’s BOOKS

Shepherding in the Shadow of Death

Paul W. Powell & Mark Dance

The Struggle is Real

Mark Dance, Contributor

The Bible is meant to be read, understood, and shared. So your translation of God’s word should be true-to-the-original and one you like to read.

A Message from Mark

About Mark & Janet Dance

Dr. Dance pastored churches for 27 years before becoming the Director of LifeWay Pastors in 2014. He is a speaker, writer and bowhunter who loves encouraging pastors and ministry couples all over North America with his wife Janet. They live in Nashville and have two grown children.

About Mark & Janet Dance

Dr. Dance pastored churches for 27 years before becoming the Director of LifeWay Pastors in 2014. He is a speaker, writer and bowhunter who loves encouraging pastors and ministry couples all over North America with his wife Janet. They live in Nashville and have two grown children.