Andy Savage’s Standing Ovation Was Heard Round the World. Because It Was Wrong.

Andy Savage’s Standing Ovation Was Heard Round the World. Because It Was Wrong.

It's not an incident. It's abuse.


If you are getting weary of more sexual assault allegations coming out every day, you are not alone. The #MeToo campaign is shining a spotlight on widespread misogynistic behavior, ranging from unprofessional to full-scale assault.

As overwhelming as this feels, it pales in comparison to the lives of victims.

Video-Driven, Multisite Church Planting in Rural North America

Video-Driven, Multisite Church Planting in Rural North America

Bringing big church opportunities to small communities


“Honestly, I think you’re crazy.”

That was the conversation stopper offered by a friend and colleague. We had gone to seminary together in the Dallas – Fort Worth metro area, served on staff at the same church, and now lived halfway across the country from each other in two different worlds.

Visionary Leadership

Visionary Leadership

President of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference contributes to a new series


The Gospel Life Podcast

The Gospel Life Podcast

Start each week with this encouragement to show and share the love of Jesus.


We Are the Light of the (Cyber) World: Let’s Act Like It

We Are the Light of the (Cyber) World: Let’s Act Like It

Do justly, love mercy, walk humbly...online


Dr. Ed Stetzer wrote a post not too long ago declaring that we are a sent people. He reminds us that Jesus “is calling for those who will go into their neighborhoods and communities to bring the liberating and reconciling message of Jesus.” To this, I say, “Amen!”

20 Truths from Enter the Ring: Fighting Together for a Gospel-Saturated Marriage

20 Truths from Enter the Ring: Fighting Together for a Gospel-Saturated Marriage

Check out this new book from D.A. and Elicia Horton


1. Married Christians are often distracted by the fight going on around them. They’re allowing self-oriented priorities to dictate their marriage instead of the gospel. They’re choosing the world’s priorities instead of God’s. The world is going to keep fighting against our marriages. We need to choose to fight back—by choosing to live out the gospel with our spouses.

Fairness for FEMA Funds: FEMA Changes Its Disaster Rules for Churches

Fairness for FEMA Funds: FEMA Changes Its Disaster Rules for Churches

Churches are now eligible for disaster aid.


Many remember the three Texas churches that sustained structural damage during Hurricane Harvey who later sued the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for denying them disaster relief grants. The suit was heard in federal court and we finally have a result of sorts: FEMA has changed its policy.

I’m a Rural Pastor! What Now?

I’m a Rural Pastor! What Now?

Do not make any changes in the first year.


I’ll never forget the sunny day that Carole and I pulled into the parking lot of the Finchford Community Bible Church in Finchford, Iowa (population: 57) with all our possessions in the back of a small moving truck. About 30 smiling, friendly, and curious (“Oh! You like to fish!”) people helped us unload and settle into the parsonage. And they were calling me “Pastor Brian!”

Migrating into God’s Kingdom: A Testimony

Migrating into God’s Kingdom: A Testimony

In God, there is a unique identity for every immigrant.


I love being an immigrant.

I never thought I would say that but, in retrospect, I would never change what happened to me as a result of crossing the U.S. – Mexico border.

In one sense, the immigrant experience is very simple, really. To be an immigrant is to cross borders seeking to live in a land not your own.

One-on-One with Christine Caine on Her New Devotional

One-on-One with Christine Caine on Her New Devotional

"Unshakeable" joins "Unashamed," "Unstoppable," and "Undaunted."


Ed: First, tell us a little about your background.

Christine Caine: I was born and raised in Sydney, Australia, the daughter of Greek immigrants. If you have seen the movie “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” then you will know my Big Fat Greek Life.

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