Mark Wingfield

Mark Wingfield

Mark Wingfield is associate pastor at Wilshire Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas.

Thursday, 21 August 2014 12:04

Ice bucket do-gooders

What can church leaders learn from Ice Bucket Challenge?

Tuesday, 22 July 2014 13:37

Owning up to our flaws

There’s a problem with the simplistic worldview that American evangelicalism has spawned.

Friday, 18 July 2014 14:06

Build and tear down

Sometimes the same leader who builds up a church can destroy it.

Monday, 30 June 2014 14:00

Will you be known when you die?

It’s disconcerting to meet an entire family for the first time at the funeral you’re officiating.

Tuesday, 01 April 2014 13:13

The new independent Baptist churches

For many congregations, denominational identity lies in their own missions program.

Congregations that fail to state a clear identity ultimately fail to thrive.

The painter and the fictional character both portrayed reality as they thought it should be. Why do we value one and not the other?

Friday, 01 November 2013 13:17

Does your pastor need a doctorate?

Churches should value the importance of an educated clergy, but church leadership also should be educated about what the various degrees represent and the value of experience blended with education.

Wednesday, 22 May 2013 06:33

'Lord, bless these graduates'

The church must provide youth eternal truths throughout the stages of life -- including graduation.

Friday, 19 October 2012 09:12

Billy Graham and politics: Woe to us

Why, three weeks prior to one of the most hotly contested presidential elections in modern history, does America’s Evangelist need to suddenly declare Mormonism no longer a cult? Has there been an unreported change in theology or practice?