How to Engage the Community

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."

These 6 Questions Will Reveal How Well You Love Your Neighbors

"There is no need to see accountability questions as burdensome if we understand that God’s grace is our foundation."

6 Benefits of Raising Kids in a Cross-Cultural Context

Making sacrifices as a family for mission is costly, but Christ is worth it.

From Monolithic to Multiethnic

How understanding the mystery of the gospel transformed a church.

3 Principles for Leading Through Times of Waiting

How to lead well even when your goals and dreams seem a long way off.

Tentative Steps Toward Racial Reconciliation

A Small Action Can Yield Big Results in Addressing Racial Reconciliation

5 Questions Every Church Must Ask

For our churches to have a future, we must be willing to ask ourselves these foundational questions.

How to Transform a Church From Homogeneous to Multiethnic

“Over time, the value of humanity must become more important to us than the value of size and homogeneity.”

Sermon Prep: 4 Ways to Improve Your Focus

Focus on these things in sermon preparation and you'll minimize the distractions that can derail productivity.

The Power of Unity in a Divided Society

Romans 16 highlights the unity in diversity of the early church.