One Church, ‘Hundreds of Different Tribes’—New Life Community Church

“It’s not a branded approach. Each of the locations uniquely reflects each neighborhood.”

How to Handle Tough Conversations

A few simple guidelines can minimize the awkwardness of a serious conversation.

How Is the Holy Spirit Connected to Church Growth?

There is a beautiful interaction between the empowering of the Holy Spirit and our role in church growth.

Will You Walk in Faith or Try to Do It Your Own Way?

Moses' disobedience, striking instead of speaking to the rock, kept him out of the Promised Land. What will you choose?

Coming Together as a Team for the Kingdom

The mission of Jesus can't be accomplished by a single individual or one charismatic leader.

5 Bible Verses for Discouraged Church Planters

These verses have encouraged me in my work.

Have Churches Forgotten How to Reproduce?

Ed Stetzer: Everyone is talking reproduction, but not enough churches are having babies.

Church Planting in a Secular Society: Two Approaches

Ed Stetzer: How do you plant churches in a secular society?

Church Planting Shifts, Part 3: Preparing Our People for Witness

"If we are to succeed in this new, more secular space, we need to do more than simply acknowledge this shift."

6 Marks of a Missional Church

"Rather than seeing your church as a social club for its own good, what if your church embraced its missionary identity?"