7 Simple Steps to Keep People Away From Your Church

If you want to keep your church small and dysfunctional, slowly fading away into obscurity and irrelevance, stay faithful to these seven steps. [Read more…]

Is it a Sin to Have Too Much Fun at Church?

Have we been so conditioned to think that church is something to be endured rather than enjoyed that we need to apologize when we have too much fun? [Read more…]

Belief in the Bible Just Hit an All-Time Low: Why This Doesn’t Have to Be a Harbinger of Doom

For the first time in Gallup’s history, biblical skepticism has surpassed biblical literalism. This doesn’t have to be a harbinger of doom. [Read more…]

Must One Believe in the Infallibility of the Bible in Order to be a Christian?

Questioning the infallibility of the Bible has always been a quick road to heresy. But the heresy is not actually where you think it is. [Read more…]

Why Are There More Pastors Over 65 Than Under 40?

Our inability as a church to recruit and train new pastors is an existential crisis in the making for the local church. [Read more…]

Why the Future of the Church Looks a Lot Like North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley reminds me that the future of the church belongs to those willing to look in a different direction. [Read more…]

3 Ways We Unintentionally Exclude Those We’re Called to Embrace

It doesn’t matter how many signs you have saying “Guests Welcome.” Churches can still exclude those we’re called to embrace. [Read more…]

Are We Becoming Modern-Day Pharisees?

Are we becoming the very people Jesus came to rebel against? The answer is not as simple as you might expect. [Read more…]

The Church Bubble is Real — And Worse Than You Think

Much as a media bubble caused the journalistic world to miss the rise of Trump, a church bubble is having a devastating effect on American Christianity. [Read more…]

8 Things Google Just Told Us About How to Reach Today’s Teenagers

Google just gifted the church some incredible insights into today’s teenagers. Any church that wants to impact the next generation should pay attention. [Read more…]

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