Dr. Paul Chappell is the Pastor of Lancaster Baptist Church and president of West Coast Baptist College in Lancaster, CA. He was called to Lancaster Baptist in 1986 by twelve members. Over the past twenty-four years God has blessed, and the congregation has grown from an average attendance of twenty to become one of the largest Baptist churches in the country.

Articles by Dr. Paul Chappell

The Opportunity Easter Presents

Easter Is an Excellent Opportunity to Share the Gospel

Why Pastors Need Renewal

Don’t Try to Run on Empty

12 Myths of Pastoral Leadership

Subtle Myths Many Pastors Believe

3 Reasons We Can’t Afford Not to Give

In God’s Economy the Givers Are the True Recipients

The Futile Search for the Perfect Church

All of Us Need to Continue Growing in Grace

7 Statements Your Giving Makes

When You Give You Are Revealing Your Heart

Unselfing Social Media

10 Principles to Guide Our Use of Social Networking

Responding to Young Leaders Who Question Their Heritage

An Infographic

Cultivating Joy, Growth, and a Passion for Excellence in Your Staff

8 Ways to Help Your Staff Succeed

3 Common Myths about Marriage

Unrealistic Expectations Bring Disappointment