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People who do ministry are going to fail. The question is: "What are you going to do about it?"
Why Defining Missional Matters
What you think of when you hear the word "missional" matters to how you seek to be missional yourself.
Three Views: Would Jesus Hang Out in a Strip Club?
Testing the boundaries of outreach evangelism.
Connecting Students to God's Mission (Part 2): Sending Students
When connecting students to mission, we must first point them to Jesus, then encourage them to own their mission.
Connecting Students to God's Mission (Part 1): Look to Jesus
Connecting students to God's mission first requires us to know the mission of the Son of God.
Not Another Charity Case
Violence against women calls for an immediate, institution-wide response from Christians.
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J. R. Briggs sympathizes with church leaders who don't live up to expectations.
Stories of Transformation: Making Disciples
Churches must assess themselves in an effort to be more effective at making disciples.
Strategic Evangelism: The Power of an Invitation
Our God pursues the lost and so should we.
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Walter Strickland talks blind spots and diversity in the church.
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Chuck DeGroat reveals his strategy for spiritual health while ministering to difficult people.
Why Pastors Should Preach About Body Image
Our obsession with appearance has theological ramifications for both women and men.
Groups Matter: My Interview with Eric Geiger on Transformational Groups
Eric Geiger, co-author of Transformational Groups, interviews me about our new book and community groups.
6 Crowdfunding Myths for Christians to Consider
Online fundraising can be a great ministry resource… if done right.
Four Questions I Have About Transgender Identity
Struggling to love my neighbors in grace and truth.
Strategic Evangelism: Helpful Outreach Tools
In order to do the work of evangelism effectively, the church could use some tools.
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Andy Stanley challenges one of Billy Graham’s favorite phrases. Experts weigh in.
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