What Sociology Can Teach Us About Church Planting

These gathering principles are important to keep in mind for bringing people together in a church plant.

Øystein Gjerme: Why It Matters That We Are God’s Masterpiece

Our identity is not primarily in our work, but in the God who calls us.

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?

4 Dangers for Church Planters

Here are the particular dangers I faced as a church planter.

Francis Chan: Out of the Wave Pool, Into the Fire

Discovering and living the more we were created for.

Drew Hyun: Mobilizing for More

How to catapult everyday missionaries into the city—and beyond.

How I Think Differently About Funding Our Church Plant

I started off thinking that fundraising was a distraction from ministry, but now I see the deeper spiritual benefits.

3 Steps for a Successful Church Launch

These three types of practice services will help ensure that you launch well.

Why Focusing Equally on Your Church and City Is Key to Growth

Being overly focused on one over the other will stunt your church's growth.

3 Temptations When a Church Plant Is Stable

Sustainability in a church plant is good, right? But it comes with new challenges.