Are you holding onto tradition because it’s familiar or because it's the most effective way to reach new generations for Jesus?
Dan Kimball: “Time tests what is merely a trend or what is true to mission.”
Innovative small churches are giving Christians of all ages opportunities not only to be recipients of ministry but also to minister themselves.
Words of encouragement and engaging ideas especially for those who serve the country’s vibrant smaller congregations
"We serve a God who loved the broken prayer of an outcast more than the confident eloquence of a Pharisee."
Thom Rainer: "Unfortunately, most church members don't even realize they aren’t friendly to guests."
"We need to quit thinking that we have less to offer because we don’t have as many people or dollars as we would like to have."
"The church has been given a specific mission, and getting mired in the secondary questions of politics can divert our mission."
"My background was business, so I took those principles that I knew and applied them to building the new church."
Albert Tate, lead pastor of Fellowship Monrovia in Southern California, talks personal authenticity in leadership.