Church Life +Ministry
Arsonists Still Love to Burn Churches
2,378 houses of worship have been torched since 1996.
Finding the Right Church Plant Model: An Introduction to Church Models (Part 1)
Which church planting model is best for you? Multiple options exist, and it can be tough to decide.
Living on Mission in Your Community: An Interview with Pastor Clayton Reed
I am thankful for the ministry of Clayton Reed and for how he serves his community.
Border Crossing: Renting to Churches of Other Cultures Part 3
Elizabeth finishes her series on renting to churches of other cultures with some helpful concluding advice.
The Shocking Weakness of God's Truth
An excerpt from 'Fool’s Talk: Recovering the Art of Christian Persuasion'.
Trusting the Church After Abuse
How I found comfort in continuing the conversation.
Forward from Conversion: How We Can Focus on Spiritual Growth and Transformation
Making converts is essential, but the job isn't finished until those converts are discipled.
Dear Pastor, Can I Come to Your Church?
Inside a new experiment on evangelicals, mainline Protestants, and race.
Fighting Ebola for the Sake of the Gospel: The Story of Kent and Amber Brantly
Medical missionaries like Kent and Amber Brantly put hands and feet on the sacrificial love of the gospel.
Sin Gone Viral
How Internet outrage hits deep.
How We Became Too Busy for Friends
Our surface-level relationships have social and spiritual consequences.
They Shall Know Us by Our Parties
How I came to rethink the role of celebration in the Christian life.
Is It Robbing God to Tithe on Your After-Tax (Not Gross) Income?
The Israelites were never subject to withholding upward of 15 percent.
Lead Your Church to Be a Sending Church
No matter how small or young your church may be, you can lead your church to be a sending church.
The Rise of Women and the Manhood Crisis
'Malestrom' author: When women flourish, men flourish too.
Church Planting & the Church Planter: Our Next CPLF Gathering
If you're a church planting leader in your denomination, you should join us for this gathering.
My Journey to Seeing the Goodness of God in the Gift of Sex: A Theology of Sex and Parenting
Francie Winslow stops by the blog to share a fresh perspective for parents on the power of married sex.
Last Words…or Are They? Thoughts on Parenting College Students
As your child heads off to college, encourage him/her to connect with fellow believers.
Vacation Bible Schools align with Common Core
Jefferson County Public Schools has begun offering Common Core training to interested Vacation Bible School providers, enlisting the religious groups to help combat the "summer slide." (The Courier-Journal, Louisville, Ky.)
When One of Us Falls
5 pastors share how they react when a high-profile Christian leader has a moral failing. (Leadership Journal)
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