The following are the 10 points of Andy Davis’s sermon at the National Founders Conference tonight on dangers he has both encountered and found help in the Scriptures to overcome. This was one of the most helpful, Biblical how-tos for overcoming tough times in pastoral ministry.

Ten Dangers I Have Learned from My Experience in Church Reformation

1. Forgetting the centrality of God in church reform

2. Self-reliance.

3. Failure to rely on the Word alone.

4. Deficiency in prayer or prayerlessness.

5. Pride toward your people resulting in gossip and slander about you.

6. Cowardice or fear of man.

7. Mistaking non-essentials for essentials.

8. Impatience

9. Discouragement

10. Not developing men as leaders around you

The audio of this sermon will be posted tomorrow at