“God repurposed my experiences for his work in an urban context.”
“We have to hone in on some of these disciplines that can be helpful to engage people, advance the kingdom and multiply churches.”
Three important shifts contributed to the stirring of evangelism: equipping people to be everyday missionaries, elevating the role of groups, and amplifying opportunities to serve.
Not long ago, I compared the list of growing, influential churches in the United States over a timespan of just under half a century (46 years).
America is becoming increasingly more representative of this vision as it becomes more ethnically diverse. So, how is this multiracial reality shaping the planting of new churches?
“We really focus on reaching people who are far from God. That is our mission, that is the heartbeat of our church.”
Take a walk with us back to March 2020. One by one, venues where people gathered began closing their doors: restaurants, hair salons, gyms—even churches. Now, the churches are...
Evangelism: Influence and Invitation, plus How to Plant a Multiplying Church, Pathways to Discipleship, an Optimistic Call to Justice and Evangelism, The Hillsong Experience and the Outreach interview with J.D. Greear
The Outreach Magazine/LifeWay Research Special Report on America's Fastest-Growing Churches, plus in-depth interviews with Craig Groeschel, Sergio De La Mora and Brian Tome; The Megachurch and America's Recovery Culture; Ideas for Retention and Much More
In the Sept/Oct 2015 Issue: Emotionally Healthy Leaderships, Teams That Thrive, Building a Vibrant Team, Leadership and the Culture War, Leading Well at Home and the Outreach Interview with Peter Scazzero