Saturday Is For Seminars - Moody Church, AACC Mega, IMPACT

Saturday Is For Seminars - Moody Church, AACC Mega, IMPACT

Join me at Moody Church, the AACC Mega National Conference, or IMPACT in the coming weeks.


AACC Mega National Conference – September 15-17, 2016 - Addison, TX

South Carolina Baptist Convention IMPACT Conference – September 22, 2016 –Columbia, SC

Coming Soon

September 11, 2016
Moody Church

Chicago

Weekend Edition - September 8, 2016

Weekend Edition - September 8, 2016

Rural America and Trump, evangelism, small groups, a couple of creative church signs, and more.


I Overlooked the Rural Poor—Then Trump Came Along – Tish Harrison Warren

Keep Your Mouth Shut! – Lon Allison

Three Practices For Third Space Churches

Three Practices For Third Space Churches

How do we seek the flourishing of our city in such a way that contributes to the urban renewal happening all around us?


“Also, seek the peace and prosperity of the city to which I have carried you into exile. Pray to the Lord for it, because if it prospers, you too will prosper.” – Jeremiah 29:7

Are You And Your Church Acting Like Sheep? An Invitation To Correctional Ministry

Are You And Your Church Acting Like Sheep? An Invitation To Correctional Ministry

Our biblical mandate requires us to care for the marginalized, including those impacted by crime.


Eight Barriers To Multiplication, Part 1

Eight Barriers To Multiplication, Part 1

Is something stopping you from starting a new church plant?


Recovering Prayer And Discernment In Our Agendas And Strategies

Recovering Prayer And Discernment In Our Agendas And Strategies

Oftentimes, the spiritual practices of discernment and listening to the Holy Spirit—which inherently carry risks of subjectivity—get evicted from the Christian planning process.


Saturday Is For Seminars: Capacity, Rural Matters, AACC Mega

Saturday Is For Seminars: Capacity, Rural Matters, AACC Mega

I will be in Miami this Sunday and Chicago the next, and in Georgia in between. Join me if you are in these areas!


Here are a few places I will be visiting the next few weeks. Please pray for us as we work to advance the work of the gospel and show the love of Jesus.

CAPACITY Pastor and Leaders Conference - September 7-9, 2016 – Austell, GA

Being There: How To Love Those Who Are Hurting

Being There: How To Love Those Who Are Hurting

An interview with Dave Furman on his new book.


Ed: What is your book about and who is it for?

Dave: Being There is a book about how to love those who are hurting. It’s a book for all of us because all of us have friends, family, neighbors, or fellow church members who suffer from disability, depression, or sickness. It’s not a book about suffering, but a book on how to care for the one suffering.

Discrimination That Is Necessary For A Civil Society: A Response To David Gushee

Discrimination That Is Necessary For A Civil Society: A Response To David Gushee

Is it possible to embrace appropriate distinctions between social equality and uniformity of beliefs?


Three Ways Church Communicators Are Killing The Message

Three Ways Church Communicators Are Killing The Message

Before you preach one more sermon, stop and ask yourself these three questions.


A few weeks ago, my daughter called to update me on her field trip to the nature center with my grandson Cash. When I answered the phone, her voice was shaky. Here is how the conversation went:

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