"I believe that our purpose is to win people to Christ. Sadly, many churches do not do this."
"Does every significant cultural moment require us to abandon the preplanned message in favor of a 'hot topic' message?"
"Strategies must be continually evaluated in light of our rapidly changing and increasingly settled post-Christian culture."
"As a worship leader, you should be leading people to worship with you, not merely in the same room as you."
"We must embrace the truth that the functions of a local church do not operate for free."
"The divine call to 'come and see' invites us to engage wholeheartedly in everything God intends."
"Rather than seeing your church as a social club for its own good, what if your church embraced its missionary identity?"
"Familiarity blindness is a malady that infects us all. We become so familiar with something that we no longer see it."
"It doesn’t just happen to senior pastors of big churches. Whether you’re at a church of 20 or 20,000, you could be next."
"These data confirm that there has never been a more opportune time to connect with the lost and unchurched."