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One-on-One with Andy Stanley on ‘Irresistible,’ Part 2
I'm talking with Pastor Andy Stanley on his newest book and seeking the Bible.
One-on-One with Andy Stanley on ‘Irresistible’
I'm talking with Pastor Andy Stanley on his newest book and seeking the Bible.
The Technological Discipleship Gap
New digital technologies have potential to either advance the gospel or sow destruction.
Engagement: A Small Church Advantage We Need To Cultivate
Getting a few people engaged and involved is far more important than attracting a big crowd.
Richard Foster: Effort Is Not the Opposite of GraceSubscriber Access Only
As he retires from public ministry, the ‘Celebration of Discipline’ author reflects on the heart of spiritual formation.
How Mothers (and Others) Minister in Disrupted Spaces
Christ's kingdom work involved detours. Can we follow his model?
Can You Hear Me Now?
In an age when most are rushing to have their say, Christians can love by giving others a hearing.
Why You Can’t Name the Virtues
Our culture has abandoned a wealth of teaching on character formation. Let’s revive these lost arts.
5 Preaching Styles In 25 Years (Here's What I Changed And Why)
Our language keeps changing, our common experiences are fewer, and universal illustrations no longer are.
How to Convince People to Get Involved in Small Groups
Three tips on how to build a culture of small-group involvement.
Celebrating 50,000 Baptisms – No Matter How Many Churches It Takes
Saddleback Church deserves to be honored for baptizing 50,000 people over the last 38 years. But we should never limit our attention to churches with outsized numbers.
Have Mercy as God Has MercySubscriber Access Only
Mercy is what holiness looks like in the lives of God's children.
How to Avoid the Folly of the Pharisees
The real mistake made by Jesus' classic adversaries might surprise you.
How Fiction Fueled Madeleine L’Engle’s Faith
How does a lonely kid understand that she’s loved by God? An author’s childhood holds the answer.
The World Isn’t Looking For a Bigger Church, They Want A Better Church
What people really want from the church are the characteristics the New Testament has always told us the church is supposed to be about.
Four Lies That Keep Us from Church
These common untruths prevent us from fully participating in the body of Christ.
Is Church Growth The Best Way To Make More Disciples In Your Neighborhood?
In addition to “how can we break through to the next size level?” we need to ask “is bigger really better in this situation?"
The Best Way To Reduce Money Problems In A Local Church
When a church is making disciples a whole lot of problems get better or go away entirely – including finances.
Rethinking Apologetics for the Black Church
“Black people in the inner city need apologetics, but black people in the suburbs do, too,” says apologist Lisa Fields.
3 Ways To Become The Godly Elders Today’s Youth Need – And Want To Follow
The best way to help foster the Fruit of the Spirit in others is not by demanding it of them, but by living it out with them.
Why Evangelicals Voted Trump: Debunking the 81%
Why Evangelicals Voted Trump: Debunking the 81%
Ahead of the midterms, the Billy Graham Center Institute examined the most infamous statistic about faith and the 2016 election.
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