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The purpose of the church is to proclaim and demonstrate the gospel.

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Farewell Franchise Ministry

Farewell Franchise Ministry

Why is megachurch pastor John Mark Comer ditching conventional church-growth wisdom? Two words: mission and millennials.
The Myth of the Average Millennial

The Myth of the Average Millennial

Don't rely on statistics and stereotypes to reach my generation.
Seven Lies Christians Tell

Seven Lies Christians Tell

We mean well, but is the truth really on our lips when we evangelize?
Going to Samaria

Going to Samaria

How Jesus called me (and you) to embrace society's outcasts.
Staying Is the New Going

Staying Is the New GoingSubscriber Access Only

You don't have to cross seas to make a kingdom impact.
Unity in Diversity

Unity in Diversity

Kevin Gushiken on multiethnic ministry
Practical Wisdom for Multiethnic Ministry

Practical Wisdom for Multiethnic MinistrySubscriber Access Only

Three tips for unity in a diverse church.
My Top 10 Church Planting Tips from 2013

My Top 10 Church Planting Tips from 2013

A new planter reflects on living a year of wise advice.
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Our editors have compiled our best on Mission topics from the archives. Here you'll find ground-breaking, honest, wise coverage that sets Leadership Journal apart.

Coming and Going

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Two leaders. One mission. Two very different strategies.
Why THIS?
Two men serving Jesus, two very different peronsalities. In this interview, Neil Cole and Ed Young Jr. discuss their unique approaches to ministry.
We Aren't About Weekends

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Why THIS?
In this interview Bob Roberts shares his vision for "glocal transformation," including the need for ministry throughout the week, not just on Sunday mornings.
Dei Laborers

Dei Laborers

Rick McKinley and the Imago Dei Community are taking the whole gospel to the whole city of Portland, Oregon, even to the margins.
Why THIS?
Rick McKinley talks about how his church, Imago Dei, strives to serve the entire city of Portland, Oregon, including those on the margins of society.
"Showtime!" No More

"Showtime!" No More

Could our church shift from performance to mission?
Why THIS?
Walt Kallestad's church shifted its focus away from entertaining in order to start creating disciples. They lost a third of their congregation but the results were worth it.
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When a Colleague Falls

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What's your role as a friend and colaborer?
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