Resurrecting the Church Signs

Resurrecting the Church Signs

Who says Christians aren't funny? Check out some of these signs.


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One-on-One with the Authors of Participating in God’s Mission: A Theological Missiology for the Church in America

One-on-One with the Authors of Participating in God’s Mission: A Theological Missiology for the Church in America

The church, God's mission, and the challenges of a changing culture


Ed: Why did you write this book?

Do You Really Care about Evangelism? If So, You Need To Do More Than Pray

Do You Really Care about Evangelism? If So, You Need To Do More Than Pray

Prayer is the starting point, not the endpoint, of our journey in helping people from darkness to light.


We are likely all familiar with Jonah, who was a prophet of the Lord.

Are You Willing to Go if God Calls You? Thoughts on Our Mission as We Follow Jesus

Are You Willing to Go if God Calls You? Thoughts on Our Mission as We Follow Jesus

Mission, ultimately, is at the heart of the gospel.


I’m always fascinated to hear unbelievers today arguing that while they do not believe Jesus to be God, he nevertheless seemed to be a pretty nice guy—and a great moral teacher at that.

Doors and Broken Handles: Discerning Where God Wants Us to Go

Doors and Broken Handles: Discerning Where God Wants Us to Go

How do we know when a door is really shut? How hard should we pull?


Jane the Uber Driver, and How God Uses Ordinary Events for Extraordinary Purposes

Jane the Uber Driver, and How God Uses Ordinary Events for Extraordinary Purposes

I recently had a good conversation with an Uber driver who is using her platform to share Jesus with others.


Ed: How did you get into Uber driving?

Hero Making: The Story of One Man Who Invested in Billy Graham, Changing the Course of His Ministry

Hero Making: The Story of One Man Who Invested in Billy Graham, Changing the Course of His Ministry

All of us can and should look for people to invest our time, efforts, and energy in.


Many people have been talking about Rev. Billy Graham since his passing on February 21, 2018, and appropriately so. Having attended his funeral and hosted the radio coverage on many networks, I spent much time brushing up on Billy Graham history to share as color commentary during the radio broadcast.

The Legacy of a Leader

The Legacy of a Leader

All of us as leaders will leave behind our legacy someday


Death is not the final chapter of our life, is it? A key understanding of faith for a believer is that life lasts an eternity.

When we die, we leave stuff behind. We leave behind the possessions we acquire here. We leave behind any unfinished business. We leave behind our memories—the painful and the pleasant memories. The word for all we leave behind might be called our legacy.

Three Types of Evangelistic Contexts: Contact, Context, and Friendship

Three Types of Evangelistic Contexts: Contact, Context, and Friendship

Few things are more enjoyable than being in partnership with the God of the universe.


Over the years, I have noticed at least three different kinds of evangelistic contexts we may encounter when engaging in personal evangelism. Of course, if there are three types of contexts, there may be 33; but for the purposes of this article, let’s look at these three.

Network Leaders & Hero Makers

Network Leaders & Hero Makers

Network leaders are distinct from other leaders in their motives, methods, and measurement of success.


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