Norway: Recruit From the Fringes

How a thriving church in Norway achieves an almost 80% volunteer rate.

3 Steps for a Successful Church Launch

These three types of practice services will help ensure that you launch well.

Being People of Virtue in a Culture of Vice

We as Christians can model a different, better way to engage in politics.

Facing Cultural Headwinds Against Evangelism

I recently came back on a flight from Orange County. Before departing from California, the pilot announced that we would be arriving in Chicago about 40 minutes early due...

Thinking Globally as a Church

Start where global needs and your community intersect.

Leadership Lessons From 40 Years of Ministry

Here are nine things I would tell my younger self about the experience of leading.

Speaking Prophetically to the Church and Culture

We cannot be afraid to speak to significant issues in our culture and churches.

Breaking Free From the Enemy-Making Machine

How to live the presence of Christ in a divided culture.

3 Ways We Hedge Our Faith Instead of Trusting Fully in God

Sometimes we treat our faith more like a mutual fund than a dependance on the promises of God.

The Biggest Reason Many Revitalization Efforts Fail

A big issue that might be holding back your revitalization efforts