Is the Internet Church Really the Church?

Is a virtual attender the same as a physically present attender?

Preparing to Teach a Bible Study

Here are seven ways I prepare to teach a Bible study so that people will get the most out of it.

Numbing Your Pain Is Numbing Your Potential

We need to feel our own Pain. And we must understand our own story if we hope to help other people find theirs.

10 Thoughts About Failing Teams

Phil Cooke explains what hinders teams—and what allows them to flourish.

6 Secrets of Turnaround Churches

Thom Rainer offers a list of common characteristics of churches who reversed their decline and found new life.

What Really Makes a Good Idea Work?

"Go ahead and learn from the successes of others, but never assume that stealing an idea will give you the same results."

Idea Shaping: From Brainstorm to Reality

Experts offer practical solutions for implementing great ideas.

Evangelism in Leadership: As Easy as 5 Simple Steps

“If we are not missional in our daily lives, our people will not be missional, either. We cannot lead what we are not living.”

4 Obstacles Pastors Face in Setting Boundaries

Healthy boundaries make for healthy souls. Here are four reasons pastors have a hard time with boundaries and four solutions.

5 Things That Keep Pastors Awake at Night

"Here's a little secret you may not know: Every pastor takes every member departure personally."