20 Truths from Faith Among the Faithless

20 Truths from Faith Among the Faithless

The life the Bible offers is not one that is safe from the tragedies of the world, but one in which God suffers with us and accompanies us through our hardships.


Three Ways to Successfully Navigate Failure in Evangelism

Three Ways to Successfully Navigate Failure in Evangelism

Learning how to navigate through failure is a crucial element of success.


Learning how to navigate through failure is a crucial element of success. We know this to be true in the business world, in ministry, in our family relationships, and in pretty much every arena of our lives.

This same principle is also true about evangelism.

On the Removal of Paige Patterson and Next Steps for the SBC

On the Removal of Paige Patterson and Next Steps for the SBC

Hard times require honest conversations.


Three weeks ago, I published an article that called on Paige Patterson to do the right thing for the Southern Baptist Convention and retire.

Celebrating David Hesselgrave (1924-2018), Missiologist and Professor

Celebrating David Hesselgrave (1924-2018), Missiologist and Professor

David Hesselgrave is considered the founding dean of modern evangelical missiology.


Doubt Is Not Unbelief: Evangelicals and the Stigma of Doubt

Doubt Is Not Unbelief: Evangelicals and the Stigma of Doubt

The key is not the total suspension of confidence or even certainty, but rather the judicious placement of confidence and trust.


The commitment of American evangelicals towards gospel propagation is evident from their dominant presence in Protestant mission (vast majority of U.S. based Protestant missionaries are evangelicals) and in the identities of their greatest heroes like Billy Graham.

One-on-One with Karl Vaters on ‘Small Church Essentials’

One-on-One with Karl Vaters on ‘Small Church Essentials’

Instead of striving for church growth, I encourage churches and pastors to work on increasing their capacity for effective ministry.


Ed: How did you come to write Small Church Essentials?

Compelled to Share: Do You Have a Urgency to See Others Know the Love of Jesus?

Compelled to Share: Do You Have a Urgency to See Others Know the Love of Jesus?

I couldn’t not share of this great love I had just encountered because I couldn’t bear the thought of anyone else feeling like I had.


Counseling Across America: Regional Snapshots of What Problems Rank Highest

Counseling Across America: Regional Snapshots of What Problems Rank Highest

The stigma that was often attached to pursuing mental wellness is slowly going away—and Americans are increasingly taking charge of their mental health because of it.


Why Is Our Church Stagnating, and What Do We Do?

Why Is Our Church Stagnating, and What Do We Do?

Making sure your church is a loving, welcoming environment that genuinely seeks to share the gospel is a great way to address stagnation and to actively pursue growth.


One-On-One with Matt Mikalatos on Good News for a Change

One-On-One with Matt Mikalatos on Good News for a Change

If gospel really means “good news,” we shouldn’t be surprised that most people will be delighted to talk about it.


One-On-One with Matt Mikalatos on Good News for a Change

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