Brad Powell: NorthRidge Church, Plymouth, Mich.

BRAD POWELL is senior pastor of NorthRidge Church in Plymouth, Mich. CONNECTION TO OUTREACH MAGAZINE: Brad is a contributing editor, whose question-and-answer column, "Leading Change," appears in each issue. BRAD...

Jim Tomberlin: MultiSite Solutions

Jim Tomberlin is founder, president and senior strategist for MultiSite Solutions, formerly Third Quarter Consulting. 2012 Multisite Trends » Jim Says: "Multisite has enriched church-planting strategy with one more effective tool,...

Ed Stetzer: LifeWay Research

Ed Stetzer is president and missiologist in residence of LifeWay Research and author of eight books, including Lost and Found: The Younger Unchurched and the Churches That Reach them, co-authored...

Max Lucado: Oak Hills Church, San Antonio, Texas

The best-selling author and pastor talks about his personal bout with fear and preaching to nonbelievers at Easter

Miles McPherson: The Rock Church, San Diego

How a former NFL safety started a youth ministry and one of the Largest and Fastest-Growing Churches in America

Efrem Smith: Sanctuary Covenant Church, Minneapolis

The pastor of a multiethnic congregation shares his passion for racial reconciliation and where he thinks the Church is headed in that regard.

Dave Gibbons: Newsong Church, Irvine, Calif.

People saw who Jesus hung out with—the fringe—and they said, “Jesus is for us.”

Bryan Jennings: Walking on Water

How one pro surfer found his ministry ignited ... and the opportunities flood in like a wave of purple prose.

Luis Palau on the Power of Simple Outreach

Through more than five decades of ministry, Palau has presented Christ to millions around the world. What advice does he have for us about outreach?

Andy Stanley: North Point Community Church

"Making people comfortable has never been the goal of the Church."