This is an excellent article for those who say they can’t sing. It actually comes from Keith Getty’s book, Sing. Definitely read this one if none of the others.
The closing of a church is difficult. It hurts. The question are simply these though: was the church faithful? Was/were the pastor(s) faithful? The results then are not our responsibility. The same goes in evangelism. Here is a good article on the topic:
Adam Ramsey gives some good advice on how to finish well. It is something we all want to do, but often not enough to put into place some key strategies that will help us get to the end without shame.
I recently wrote an article on gambling, and I think J. Warner Wallace wrote an even better one. I’d highly recommend his.