Why You’re Not Reaching the Unchurched

Understand the shifting cultural landscape of those outside your church and what really matters to the unchurched.

Lead Forward: Developing World-Changing Leaders in a Postmodern World

"Each generation comes with its own spiritual question. Ignore this question and you will sideline their passions."

The 7 C’s of Effective Youth Ministry

"Courageous youth ministry leaders are willing to take risks to see their students and families move closer to Jesus Christ."

4 Reasons You Can’t Pastor With a Chip on Your Shoulder

"Chips and ministry don’t work; pastoring with a chip on your shoulder will destroy you."

Is This Mentality Killing Your Church?

"We wonder why so many congregations go to church, log many hours in activities each week and still feel unfulfilled."

Leading Toward a Multiethnic Future

“A movement of economically diverse and multiethnic churches can profoundly shape the trajectory of America’s future.”

10 Differences Between Confidence and Spiritual Arrogance

"A cocky leader is not a leader with simply too much confidence; confidence and arrogance are very different traits."

10 Ways to Bring Joy to Your Pastor

"Most pastors do not expect recognition. But they really do appreciate it when someone remembers them in a positive manner."

Write Your Ideas Down … No, Really

There is a plethora of productivity apps out there, but in many cases and for many tasks, nothing beats a good old pen and paper.

Navigating the Gray Areas of Church Finance

When it comes to church finances, there are countless gray areas. It's a good idea to get advice from an independent group.