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When Smaller Is Better

When Smaller Is BetterSubscriber Access Only

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

You Spoke. We Listened.

Introducing the new Leadership Journal

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.

A Clear and Present Mission

A Clear and Present Mission

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

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.
Immigration Is Me

Immigration Is Me

Loving the immigrants in our midst
I Was a Stranger

I Was a Stranger

Church leaders are changing the conversation about immigration reform.

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

Should I Preach About Ferguson?

Your calling demands the courage to care.

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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Classics


The Perfect Prodigal

The Perfect ProdigalSubscriber Access Only

A pator faced with debilitating personal problems takes the first step on the road to renewed life and ministry. |
How Do We Assess Spiritual Growth?

How Do We Assess Spiritual Growth?Subscriber Access Only

It is possible, but often not very encouraging. |
The Church & Politics Quiz

The Church & Politics Quiz

Where is the "wall of separation" exactly? Uncover the assumptions you carry into your ministry. |
Walls do Talk

Walls do Talk

In the Bible, locations and structures mean something. What is your facility saying? |

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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