I believe the church will shift as a result of the COVID pandemic. The phrase “new normal” has never been more appropriate.
Here are several practices I’ve refined over the years to allow remote work to be effective and efficient (and even enjoyable).
It has become so easy to talk about my wife’s banana bread recipe, but why is it so hard to talk about my faith in Jesus?
My teacher fought for justice and equality alongside Martin Luther King, Jr. Just like him, she refused to let his dream die.
Sometimes we can be really good at talking, instead of slowing down and taking the time to listen.
“From that moment on, I was a believer in verbally sharing Scripture stories in everyday life.”
Jesus takes broken pieces from our past, present and future and holds them together in perfect union.
The incredible things of God that we all desire begin with everyday, ordinary acts of obedience.
“The spiritual vitality and passion this group has can spark and encourage the local church. We need to make room for them to have a voice.”
“We can only get better by learning lessons from the past.”
Know what you believe so that you can live what you believe.
Certain outcomes for discipleship can only be achieved in certain spaces.
When we hesitate or downplay our need for community we are downplaying the image of God in us.
La multiplicación de iglesias es la única manera de reducir, efectivamente, la brecha del evangelio y crear un impacto que perdurará más allá de nuestra generación.
What one pastor has learned about co-pastoring a church — with someone other than her spouse.
Why would Jesus ask us to sacrifice an act or item during Lent season? Self-denial is a good idea, but we can go about it for the wrong reasons.
Church multiplication is the only way to effectively reduce the Gospel Gap and create an impact that will endure past our generation.
If we want to invest in what matters most to God, we must mobilize a multiethnic, multigenerational and multieconomic Kingdom Force of disciples making disciples.
Ask yourself these questions to make sure your 2019 is a fantastic year.
A shared understanding of The Wesleyan Church’s ecclesiology ensures a clear focus for our discipleship and church multiplication strategies.
Working through distractions is a common challenge for today’s leaders.
How does God speak to you?
Many Americans — particularly those in the news media — are more likely to recognize a “Harry Potter” reference than a biblical one.
Leaders spread their light in different ways.