I remember realizing, a few months into planting a new church, that I was definitely not spiritually prepared for the work. Since then, I’ve become obsessed with the time I put into listening for and seeking after the voice of the Holy Spirit.
Two of my passions are church planting and early church history, so when I’m not dreaming about future approaches to carrying out the mission...
To what are church planters actually called? Church Planter Collective shares 6 reminders from Dr. Will Willimon on the calling of a church planter.
How can we begin to develop the relationships needed to combat the most segregated hour in America? Christian Cheairs explains that many churches are turning to small group formats to address racial reconciliation.
It is easy to get attached to your church plant. But, at some point, you will need to move on. Adam Knight shares wisdom about letting go.
Before I graduated from seminary, I knew I wanted to plant a church. I wasn’t just called to it. I wanted it. When they finally set me free to live my dream and ambition, I set off like a person on fire. After about a month, I discovered that in my quest to build something great, I’d left God to the side.
Which group of Christians finds the highest approval rating in the US? It might just be that these warm-hearted people are in the best position to preach their warm-hearted gospel.
Was your Christmas good? Could it have been better? Faith Hooper shares how important it is to evaluate to see what was uplifting and what you might do differently next year.
Not many of us actually enjoy conflict. Nigel Bryant shares some strategies for making those unavoidable conversations more productive.
So you're leaving. Do you want to leave well? Adam Knight shares wisdom on how to set things up nicely for the next planter.