Just as erosion slowly degrades a hillside, so also can the silent and subtle compromise of values and weakening standards cause a ministry to lose its strength. What can keep a ministry dynamic and effective? Build the ministry on a solid foundation of biblical truth. And then determine to stay anchored to that foundation by applying thefour essentialsfrom 1 Corinthians 15:58 that Chuck Swindoll shares in this message. To neglect these essentials is to invite erosion and its catastrophic effects. We all want our ministries to stand firm in doctrine, financial honesty, moral purity, and ethical integrity. Find out what your ministry . . . and your life . . . need to remain solid and effective for years to come. This message is a must for all ministry leaders and congregations who want to maintain their dynamic ministry.