The Informal Economy of Church Planting

The informal (System D) economy has a lot to teach us about leading church planting movements.

Why Do You Make The Decisions You Do?

Your values influence everything about your church, and are essentially the personality of your church.

Planting a Church That Outlives Itself

The church in Antioch no longer exists, but it's legacy continues today.

Motivating People With Love, Not Guilt

Made for More—Shift 3: From More Guilt to More Love

Learning to See Volunteers As God’s Masterpieces

Made for More—Shift 2: From More Volunteers to More Masterpieces

Why Jesus Is Key to Kingdom Thinking and Church Planting

The life of Jesus is the key to our missional mindset and discipleship practices as a church.

Why We Need Less Human Effort and More Jesus

Made for More—Shift 1: From More Effort to More Jesus

How to Plant a Church Without Losing Your Spouse

While you're doing the hard work of planting a church, don't forget to be dialed-in to your spouse's needs.

Mobilizing God’s People God’s Way

The way we motivate and mobilize volunteers often isn't God's way; fortunately, Paul lays a roadmap in Ephesians.

8 Reasons Why a Church Plant May Not Grow

What are the factors that allow some church plants to take off and others to stagnate?