Helping Pastors Win

At Home & Church

Helping Pastors Win

At Home & Church

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4 Resolutions You MUST Make in 2020

4 Resolutions You MUST Make in 2020

What if this year you made life-changing New Years’ resolutions instead of a bunch of lame ones that you will eventually blow off?  Some pastors are resolution rebels who discourage others from making any resolutions by pointing out the high rate of failure. They are...

4 Ways To Blow Your Ministry Exit At Retirement

4 Ways To Blow Your Ministry Exit At Retirement

I have several pastor friends who are looking down the barrel of retirement. Some are fearlessly excited about their next chapter of life and ministry. Some are flat out frightened by the whole idea of leaving the pastorate. All of us want to finish strong one day...

Thanking God For Future Blessings

Thanking God For Future Blessings

As Janet and I are packing up our metro Nashville house in preparation for our move from Nashville to Tulsa, we are also preparing emotionally for the next chapter of our life and ministry. Moving evokes in us both grief and joy simultaneously...grief over who and...

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.