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How to Honor Singles in Your Church
Singles need space for grieving and celebration—and the church can offer both.
We need to build a culture that says that's still a life worth living. And we can create a culture in our churches and in our communities that brings respect and celebration to the single life.
8 Assumptions Pastors Can't Make In A Post-Christian Culture
The so-called Christian culture is going... going... gone. We need to get ready for what’s next.
The so-called Christian culture is going... going... gone. Church & CultureDecember 06, 2017. 8 Assumptions Pastors Can't Make In A Post-Christian Culture
8 Ways You're Appreciated
We asked male leaders why they're thankful for you.
I believe that throughout the centuries God has given gifts to his church through empowering and equipping women and men to lead both in the church and in the wider culture.
Disillusioned by the Church
When organizational culture makes you wonder if you belong
Disillusioned by the Church. When organizational culture makes you wonder if you belong. Read as Single PagePage 1 of 4. Image: iStock. 0; tweet; email; print.
Lead in a Way Only You Can
Many have tried to box us in or tell us who we should be, but we are kingdom women, and we are diverse.
wrapping my brain around. My gender identity, no doubt, is biological, it is shaped by culture, and it is part of God's paintbrush in creation. With that being
Walking in Billy’s Shoes
John Ortberg offers 6 lessons evangelical organizations can learn from Billy Graham and his team.
Engage the culture. Churches and ministry organizations have also struggled with (or worse, failed to struggle with) engaging the culture. Churches continue to wage worship wars.
5 Big Ideas for Generous Churches
Want your people to give with joy? Here’s what it’s going to take.
Religious giving is weakening in our churches. Building a culture of generosity is not primarily a “budget enhancement” program to get more money for the church.
Personal Branding, Platform, and Pride-Management
Promoting the message of Christ―rather than ourselves.
Developing a consistent church brand helps the community recognize the general culture and message of the ministry. Read as Single Page Page:1234|Next.
How to Advocate for Singles in Your Church
Minding the margins to draw everyone in
out how to “do life” without the spouse their church assumes they have or should have, it's crucial that we as leaders bring singles out of the margins, where church culture has stranded
What Christians in the US Can Learn from Immigrant Pastors
For those who met Christ elsewhere, Americanized Christianity can look a bit strange.
But perhaps the most significant distinguishing mark of US Christianity is the pervasive individualism that saturates the culture and the church, which differs from the community centered
Love Thy (Immigrant) Neighbor
Women leaders play a unique role in helping refugees and immigrants settle into the community.
beings, created in the image of God. Each one, regardless of accent, culture, or skin color possesses a God-breathed soul. Any help or service we offer
Pastoral Training Is Changing
It's not a straight path to the pulpit anymore.
Our culture is constantly changing, and for pastors to stay prepared to care for people's souls—as well as their own—they must become lifelong learners. Evolving Ministry Needs.
3 Big Problems With Running A Church Like A Business
We’re always decrying the rise of the consumer culture within the church. But how should we expect people to act when pastors act like CEOs marketing Jesus as a product?
We're always decrying the rise of the consumer culture within the church. But customers. We're always decrying the rise of the consumer culture within the church.
For-Profit vs. Church Financial Management
The head of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability shares the differences to help people transition from the business world into a nonprofit ministry.
That kind of view might increase the time to properly transition from the one culture to the other. What else might catch people off guard? Be ready for a transition in culture.
Leading with Hope in a Post-Christian Culture
A Church Leader Summit | April 4, 2017 | Hyatt Regency Dallas
Leading with Hope in a Post-Christian Culture. Leading with Hope in a Post-Christian Culture A Church Leader Summit | April 4, 2017 | Hyatt Regency Dallas.