Amplifying Evangelism—Show and Tell

Amplifying Evangelism—Show and Tell

5 Steps for Church Leaders to help Churches Recover Evangelism


Unity in the Body and Working Relationships Beyond

Unity in the Body and Working Relationships Beyond

What are the limits of cross-denominational partnership?


In John 17, we hear the Son of God pour out His deepest heart-wrenching desires to the Father. Facing the cross, Jesus prayed some rather unexpected words.

Instead of praying for Himself, for strength, for some way out, Jesus prayed that His death and His followers would honor God.

Sunday Journeys—Paróquia Anglicana Espírito Santo in Recife, Brazil

Sunday Journeys—Paróquia Anglicana Espírito Santo in Recife, Brazil

A visit with a great Brazilian church!


I am still behind on my Sunday Journeys posts. However, Brazil is on my mind today!

Our missionaries in Brazil, Travis and Anita Simpson, were here in town and I interviewed them during our service today. Also, we have a Grace Church mission team on the way home from Brazil right now.

4 Responses to Cultural Change

4 Responses to Cultural Change

Christians must know how to engage culture.


As followers of Christ, we won’t always fit into the world in which we live. In fact, we’ll often find ourselves going against the flow of popular culture in certain areas of life. It’s necessary for us to have a solid biblical foundation to stand on in the midst of a rapidly shifting cultural landscape.

Weekend Edition—April 1, 2016

Weekend Edition—April 1, 2016

More fun than you can imagine.


Worship Leader Caught In Infinite Loop Between Bridge And ChorusKyle Mann

We’ve all been there, just admit it.

It Starts With "Shukran"

It Starts With "Shukran"

Perhaps learning a new language is your next discipleship move.


"I'd like a green tea, please."

The cashier swiped my card as her co-worker put the ingredients into my cup, snapped on the lid, and handed it over the counter without much eye contact; she had already turned to tend to the next customer.

"Shukran!"

She turned back to my direction and I repeated myself—in English this time. "Thank you."

The Future of Music in the Church

The Future of Music in the Church

Music changes in every generation and we should appreciate it.


It may be a generalization to say the church today has three generational expressions, but I think we can work with it. You can walk into most churches and recognize quickly what generation it falls into. Most of today’s churches fall into one of these categories related to worship style.

Three Types of Churches

First, there is a traditional format.

Amplifying Evangelism—Doing Evangelism in the Workplace

Amplifying Evangelism—Doing Evangelism in the Workplace

Integrating evangelism into our workplaces is critical.


The Most Important Role of Denominations in Church Planting

The Most Important Role of Denominations in Church Planting

How to focus on church planting from the national level


Everyone around me knows my passion for church planting. I've lectured on it, speak about it at conferences, help provide resources to church planters through Newchurches.com, written books about it, and write about it regularly on The Exchange.

Sunday Journeys—Visiting at The Church at Spring Hill

Sunday Journeys—Visiting at The Church at Spring Hill

I love visiting churches where there's a personal investment.


One of the more enjoyable things to do is to visit a church where you are not preaching, as I did this morning while Jimmy Disney, my friend and partner at Grace, preached at Grace Church.

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