Innovation Or Insistence? There’s More Than One Way To Reach Your Goal
If your usual door won’t open, be willing to try other doors. In most situations, innovation is often the best, most overlooked option.
Innovative MinistryFebruary 27, 2018. Innovation Or Insistence? There's More Than One Way To Reach Your Goal If your usual door won't open, be willing to try other doors.
Pastor, Don't Neglect Your Current Members To Reach New Ones
The great churches of tomorrow will be built on the foundations that were established yesterday and affirmed today.
Innovative MinistryAugust 04, 2017. Pastor, Don't Neglect Your Current Members To Reach New Ones The great churches of tomorrow will be built on
God’s Crowdsource in East Harlem
This church is building relationships and contributing to economic shalom by supporting local businesses.
What was once a great adventure in “What's the point of another church in Harlem?” has rooted and defined our distinctive reach into the very arteries of our community.
If Our Church Was Bigger, We Could…
There’s not a single command to the church that cannot be accomplished by two or three people who love Jesus, each other, and the community they’re called to reach.
There's not a single command to the church that cannot be accomplished by two or three people who love Jesus, each other, and the community they're called to reach.
The 2018 CT Pastors Book Recommendations
Six recent books that will aid you in your ministry.
Love Your Church. By Kara Powell, Jake Mulder, and Brad Griffin. It seems like churches everywhere are trying to figure out how to reach young people.
Reflections On My Last Conversation With David Mainse (1936–2017)
David Mainse was an innovator who used whatever technology would help him reach the greatest number of people for Jesus.
David Mainse was an innovator who used whatever technology would help him reach the greatest number of people for Jesus. Innovative MinistrySeptember
9 Tips for Planning a Safe VBS
How to prepare for this significant summer event.
Curriculum is pivotal when it comes to how successful your event will be. Be sure to order a curriculum that fits with your church's setting and the age groups you're trying to reach.
Clues for Your Calling
Understanding your spiritual gifts can help you determine the work to which God has called you.
gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the pastors and teachers, to equip his people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up until we all reach unity in
Church Renovation Blind Spots
Why we sometimes miss obvious problems with our facilities.
shook her head when I countered that sending the money to missionaries in the "uttermost parts of the world" is important, but we also need to invest in areas that help us reach our own
Does Your Church Have the Right Model?
How to decide.
According to Ed Stetzer,. Statistically, multisite churches: -Reach more people than single site churches. What group of people is your preferred church model best equipped to reach?
Bounce Back After Defeat
Every leader faces failure, but it doesn’t have to be the end of your ministry.
bear good fruit. When I started a new ministry, I envisioned ascending a ladder of faith, going higher and higher to reach the mountaintop. I figured if
Love Thy (Immigrant) Neighbor
Women leaders play a unique role in helping refugees and immigrants settle into the community.
for help? Because many immigrants hail from patriarchal or machismo cultures, it's vital that women leaders reach out to the women and children. First
A Guide to 25-Minute Meetings for Church Leaders
Planning a productive (and short) meeting in which everyone gets a voice.
The great benefit of this tight meeting structure is that it's more like a sprint at a track meet than a marathon: you can breathe a sigh of relief once you reach the point of making action
Please Don’t Make Me Feel Used
Crossing the line between friendship and ministry
Although they'd known each other for a while, they'd never spent time together one-on-one. When the other woman did finally reach out, it didn't feel authentic.
That Discussion You’re Dreading Is a Ministry Opportunity
How to dive into crucial conversations without clamming up or lashing out.
In many crucial conversations, when we've been unable to reach agreement—even after a few hours of discussion—I've had to remind others (and myself) that they are my brother or
Megachurches Can't Reach the World for Jesus Alone
It’s time for the 90 percent of churches to come alongside the 10 percent and get our hands dirty together.
Church GrowthMarch 11, 2016. Megachurches Can't Reach the World for Jesus Alone It's time for the 90 percent of churches to come alongside the 10 percent and get our hands dirty