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Has The Rise Of Megachurches Elevated Our Communities?
Communities with successfully growing churches should be feeling the impact of those churches on their overall culture.
Communities with successfully growing churches should be feeling the impact of those churches on their overall culture. Who's Changing the Culture of Our Communities?
Leading Fearlessly in a Changing Culture
Popular blogger and pastor Trevin Wax discusses how a marginalized church can actually be more effective.
Leading Fearlessly in a Changing Culture. We've seen a lot of books recently that offer different reactions to how Christians can respond to our rapidly changing culture.
Hey, Fletch: Why Does Our Church Need an Executive Pastor?
Tips for convincing leadership that the executive pastor role is a necessary one.
deal with complex budgets, the Affordable Care Act, ministry strategy, child safety, security to prevent an active shooter, hiring and termination, legal issues, staff culture, ministry best
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.
Lord, Deliver Us from Passive-Aggressive Conflicts
Every church has elephants in the narthex. Here are four ways to root them out.
Dealing with elephants in the room transforms immature behaviors into critical discipleship moments for your team—opportunities to build a healthy culture.
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
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.
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
9 Common Social Media Tactics That Never Draw Anyone Closer To Jesus
For most, maybe all of these tactics, I can see the good motive behind it. But good intentions are not enough.
Church & CultureMay 11, 2018. 9 Common Social Media Tactics That Never Draw Anyone Closer To Jesus For most, maybe all of these tactics, I can see the good motive behind it.
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
Church Attendance Patterns Are Changing And We Have To Adapt
It’s not enough be an attractional church, a caring church, or even a teaching church. We need to become an equipping church.
Church & CultureMay 02, 2018. Church Attendance Patterns Are Changing And We Have To Adapt It's not enough be an attractional church, a caring church, or even a teaching church.