Dave Gibbons

Pastor, Newsong

Dave Gibbons

Dave is pastor of the Newsong global alliance of churches and a creative futurist, activist, and strategist. He is the founder of Xealots, a group aimed at helping "creatives, entrepreneurs, activists, innovators, and artists discover their destiny and equip them to live it out."

He is the author of The Monkey and the Fish and Xealots.


Newest Articles

  • Making Space for the Spirit
    Subscriber Access OnlyMaking Space for the Spirit
    How one church recognized spiritual warfare and the means God provides for victory.
  • Subscriber Access OnlyDave Gibbons' Hardcore Lent
    Could you give up exercise, sex, and social media for 40 days?
  • Dave Gibbons: The Rabbinical Way
    Subscriber Access OnlyDave Gibbons: The Rabbinical Way
    Most churches pursue spiritual formation in a didactic way. We assess a person's strengths and then expect them to engage a series of classes that will, we hope, lead to maturity. But, what if we could customize a discipleship journey for each member of our church?
  • Subscriber Access OnlySpace Frontiers
    How three churches are pioneering new ways to use facilities for the gospel.
  • Subscriber Access OnlyChurch Lessons from HGTV
    What our design says about our values.
  • Subscriber Access OnlyLiquid Leadership for a Third-Culture Church
    A new movement of God is underway, but are we too busy running the church to notice?
  • Subscriber Access OnlyOlympic Shifts
    What new global realities mean for the church
  • Subscriber Access OnlyOn the Verge
    His understanding of the gospel led him to build a multi-ethnic megachurch. And now it's leading him to build smaller churches he calls "verges."
  • When Ministry Is Welcome
    Firsthand accounts of successful, unplanned ministry.
  • Subscriber Access OnlyTimes When Ministry Is Welcome
    Signs that the time is right.


Top Story
November 26, 2015A Life to Die For …
A Life to Die For …
Sanctification, theologically and spiritually, is a matter of life and death (not necessarily in that order).
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