5 Truths for Global Church Planting Today

What should church planting look like in the 21st century? Here are 5 truths for discussion.

Planting and Your Pastor: Creating a Partnership—Part 3

When speaking to your pastor about supporting your church planting efforts, make sure to be clear, specific and positive.

Planting and Your Pastor: How to Cast the Vision—Part 2

As a seasoned church planter and senior pastor, I know the need for church plants. Here are ways to cast the vision.

Planting and Your Pastor: When They Don’t Share Your Conviction—Part 1

What do you do as a staff pastor when the senior pastor doesn't share your passion for planting? Here's some advice.

11 Tips for Cross-Cultural Church Planting

Church planting can be a very effective method of cross-cultural ministry when done right. Here are some things to keep in mind.

Why a Video-Driven Multisite Church Works in Rural America

I've found that planting a multisite network of video-driven churches has been effective for reaching rural communities. Here's how.

How to Measure Your Church’s Reach

Counting buildings, budgets and butts gives an incomplete picture of church health. Here are ways to measure a church's reach.

Why Do We Value Credentials Over Calling?

With church planters and pastors, we're overvaluing credentials over calling. Here's why we need more non-traditional leaders.

Sermon Prep: 4 Ways to Improve Your Focus

Focus on these things in sermon preparation and you'll minimize the distractions that can derail productivity.

The Surprising Reward of ‘Risk’

God can use your earnest desires to take risks in faith to accomplish his will for you.