Where are the Peters in church today?

Illustration courtesy Daniel Sidler

In the broader society, potential Peters make up 38% of the populace. In the church, that number is just 15%. [Read more...]

Why Prominent Christian Men are Abandoning the Local Church

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Many of society’s most prominent Christian men don’t go to church at all, according to Dr. Michael Lindsay, who interviewed 360 of America’s best-known evangelicals, 90 percent of whom were men. [Read more...]

What men need after a sermon

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Many of our post-preaching routines may cause men to forget the message they’ve heard. [Read more...]

Is Emotion Essential to Worship?

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If we judge worshippers by the amount of emotion they manifest, we’ve set up a situation where women will win and men will lose. [Read more...]

The flipped church

By Pierre Bona (Own work) [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Flipping changes teachers from lecturers into coaches. It turns classroom time from talking to mentoring. The teacher is no longer the “sage on the stage,” but rather the “guide on the side.” What if we did the same thing in our churches?
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Christian Exceptionalism and Men

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No doctrine makes us more noxious to non-believers than the belief that Christians are the only ones going to heaven. [Read more...]

I’m coming to Australia this weekend

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I’ll be traveling to Australia March 10-26, 2014 and I’m looking for to meeting many of you. To review my speaking schedule, click on the headline above. [Read more...]


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