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The Sanctified Brain

The Sanctified Brain

Growing in Christ … above the neck.

The Block Party Church

The Block Party Church

Looking for how God is already at work opened new ministry opportunities in our neighborhood.

Three Christian Responses to Religious Violence

Three Christian Responses to Religious Violence

In a world of bloodshed “for God,” three peaceful ways forward.

What Do You Expect?

What Do You Expect?Subscriber Access Only

If you set the bar low for church membership, don't be surprised when people fail to commit.
A Metric that Matters

A Metric that Matters

Why we've stopped counting members and started tracking "active attenders."
Beyond a Club

Beyond a ClubSubscriber Access Only

We needed a model of church membership that truly shaped the way we lived.

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The Sanctified Brain

The Sanctified Brain

Growing in Christ … above the neck. |
The Block Party Church

The Block Party Church

Looking for how God is already at work opened new ministry opportunities in our neighborhood. |
Kissing Scars

Kissing Scars

How our visible wounds point to the Great Healer. |
Growing Grace for Mental Illness

Growing Grace for Mental IllnessSubscriber Access Only

One pastor's story mirrors a burgeoning response in the church. |

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The Intersection of Ministry & Culture

Womanizers and Nazis

How do you deal with tainted spiritual heroes?

Pause, Refresh.

An Interview with Chris Maxwell

Three Christian Responses to Religious Violence

In a world of bloodshed “for God,” three peaceful ways forward.

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Got Your 'Spiritual Director' Yet?

Got Your 'Spiritual Director' Yet?Subscriber Access Only

"The roots of a resurgent practice, plus 14 books for further study" |
Can You Hear God Now?

Can You Hear God Now?

Your most important leadership role: discerning and obeying God's voice. Together. |
Fighting the Good Fight

Fighting the Good Fight

What does the Bible mean by "spiritual warfare"? |
Finding Your Leadership Style

Finding Your Leadership StyleSubscriber Access Only

Ten different ways to lead God's people. |

Conversations

Convening Top Ministry Thinkers
What Do You Expect?

What Do You Expect?Subscriber Access Only

If you set the bar low for church membership, don't be surprised when people fail to commit.
Signs of Life

Signs of LifeSubscriber Access Only

When Joel and Rachel Triska moved into the depressed neighborhood of Deep Ellum, they asked residents what they needed—then designed a community to meet those needs.
Dancing in the Rain

Dancing in the Rain

Erwin McManus on how being "naked and unashamed" led to new faith, new life, and new believers.
Farewell Franchise Ministry

Farewell Franchise Ministry

Why is megachurch pastor John Mark Comer ditching conventional church-growth wisdom? Two words: mission and millennials.
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