"Church planting made me think through my own sense of identity. Did I base my worth as a leader on the size of my ministry?
Through an unlikely friendship, two outcasts find a new passion for ministry and a new beginning in grace.
Fast facts: Putting the small church in statistical perspective
Phil Cooke explains what hinders teams—and what allows them to flourish.
"I discovered I really could find my identity in Christ, not the size of my church."
Words alone are not enough, but neither are actions. Here's why.
Collected wisdom from Andy Stanley, Craig Groeschel, Rick Warren, Miles McPherson and others
"When I find myself competing with other churches or leaders, I know my head and heart are messed up."
Small group pastor and expert Mark Howell on the 7 numbers that matter most
"Church which are rapidly growing, and which maintain that growth, place a premium on intentional and strategic leadership." Here's what that looks like.