Efrem Smith: "The churches that are doing the best in our conference in engaging their surrounding community are the ones who value a cause more than their Sunday morning worship."
"There is no need to see accountability questions as burdensome if we understand that God’s grace is our foundation."
Making sacrifices as a family for mission is costly, but Christ is worth it.
How understanding the mystery of the gospel transformed a church.
How to lead well even when your goals and dreams seem a long way off.
A Small Action Can Yield Big Results in Addressing Racial Reconciliation
For our churches to have a future, we must be willing to ask ourselves these foundational questions.
“Over time, the value of humanity must become more important to us than the value of size and homogeneity.”
Focus on these things in sermon preparation and you'll minimize the distractions that can derail productivity.
Romans 16 highlights the unity in diversity of the early church.