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A Clear and Present Mission

A Clear and Present Mission

Two churches point the way for providing needed legal services—and Christian outreach.

You Spoke. We Listened.

Introducing the new Leadership Journal

Finding Time for Study

Finding Time for Study

Commentary

My Three Seasons of Faith and Work

My Three Seasons of Faith and Work

How farmers, scientists, teachers, doctors, and a furnace repair man taught me to see all callings as holy.

Is Faith Sufficient for Membership?

Is Faith Sufficient for Membership?

A case study in leadership discernment

I Was a Stranger

I Was a Stranger

Church leaders are changing the conversation about immigration reform.
Serving Immigrants Saved Our Church

Serving Immigrants Saved Our Church

How welcoming in the stranger revived a declining congregation.
Immigration Is Me

Immigration Is Me

Loving the immigrants in our midst

Web Exclusives

Think You Had a Bad Day?

Think You Had a Bad Day?

10 things to remember from church history when you're discouraged in ministry. |
Preparing for a Meaningful Advent

Preparing for a Meaningful Advent

Down-to-earth practices for a holy season. |
Calling 911

Calling 911Subscriber Access Only

Pursuing God's call to ministry has been anything but easy. |
Preaching Blind

Preaching BlindSubscriber Access Only

Disability isn't inability when Travis Freeman takes the pulpit. |

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The Intersection of Ministry & Culture

Preaching to the Affections

An Interview with Josh Moody

Church Decline Parallels Decline of the Middle Class

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Worth the Risk of Ebola

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Meet The Dones

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Classics


The Megachurch and the Monastery

The Megachurch and the Monastery

One large church is learning how to grow a core of disciples amid the crowd of attenders. |
Is the Era of Age Segmentation Over?

Is the Era of Age Segmentation Over?

A researcher argues that the future of youth ministry will require bringing the generations together. |
The Transparent Pastor

The Transparent Pastor

When a pastor struggles with an addiction, who needs to know? |

Conversations

Convening Top Ministry Thinkers
Getting to 'Aha'

Getting to 'Aha'Subscriber Access Only

Kyle Idleman discusses three phases of transformation.
When Smaller Is Better

When Smaller Is BetterSubscriber Access Only

Effective small church ministry starts with a clearer view of success.
Changing the Scorecard

Changing the ScorecardSubscriber Access Only

Affirming everyone's vocation begins by changing the way we define ministry success.
No More Spectators

No More SpectatorsSubscriber Access Only

Equipping everyone to fulfill the Great Commission.
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