Empowering the People, Not One Pastor

Discipleship is more powerful than a single, charismatic leader.

Transgender Experiences and Identities in Christian Perspective

Even when we deeply disagree, there is much hope for fruitful dialogue.

The Church Persists in Difficult Places

Kingdoms rise and fall, but God's kingdom remains.

Rural America: A Divided Perception

Thoughts about small-town living vary widely depending on whom you talk to.

Does Church Membership Matter?

An elevator pitch for church membership

Winfield Bevins: Marks of a Movement

What the Church Today Can Learn From the Wesleyan Revival

Lessons from John Wesley’s Leadership

Wesley had a knack for equipping the average lay person to grow into an independent leader.

Andrew Root: The Pastor in a Secular Age

Ministry to People Who No Longer Need a God