11 Strategies to Reach the Unchurched During Christmas

Christmas is the best outreach opportunity of the year. Here are ways to make it count.

Escaping the Performance Trap

Chris Hodges: “You can fulfill the commands of the Bible better by falling in love with God than by trying to obey him.”

9 Surprising Challenges You’ll Face When Your Church Grows

Growth is something we're all pursuing, but it comes with its own unique challenges.

How to Develop Leaders from the Ground Up

In order to grow healthy leaders, you have to start with the foundational values that define them. Here are four big ones.

7 Ways Pastors Can Navigate the Pain of Rejection

"Rejection actually physically hurts. It’s an automatic response to rejection that God wired into our bodies."

Encouragement for Weary Youth Pastors

Wondering if you're getting too old to be a youth pastor? Here are some reasons why you're probably right where you belong.

Three Hours to Active Engagement

How Savannah Christian Church in Georgia urges attendees to commit to worship, service and study each week

Building Better Partnerships

Brad Lomenick: Want to grow your organization, product or initiative? Cultivate the fine art of colloaboration.

Are You Scaring Off First-Time Guests?

Tim Peters offers a list of three common mistakes churches often make with first-time guests.

Light Up the Neighborhood

How hospitality, generosity and our simple presence with others illuminate the Gospel—one person at a time.