"Preparing for the arrival of people is really important. Let’s do it well!"
Ed Stetzer: "God’s mission should be so active in a church that the city misses them when they are not around."
Dan Kimball: "If we care about justice, we have to care about making new disciples."
J.D. Greear: 6 Plumblines for Community Engagement
Scot McKnight: "I know of no text that says someone evangelized without saying a word."
Dan Kimball: "We don't just want our community to know we like art or music — we want to inspire them to follow Christ."
Moving new people toward "assimilation": a scorecard for your church.
John Burke offers an incredible story of grace and a bold reminder that Jesus is never shocked by our sin.
Lee Strobel: "If we’re faithful to God, he’s sure to work through us—even though we might not see the full results until heaven."
Ed Stetzer: “I don’t care what you like; I care that you love the Gospel and the people God has called you to reach .”