Churches genuinely seeking to reach people with the gospel must constantly evaluate the cultural climate in which they live.
There’s nothing quite like tearing off the last page of a calendar and turning to a new year. It brings a clean slate, offering...
The Christendom model as we know it, our dominant Western version of the faith, is disintegrating.
Once we have listened to God and our community, this moves us into the loving and serving stage of a fresh expression.
Jesus is a blended ecology, the life of heaven and mud-stuff. The church is his blended ecology, a colony of heaven, in, with, for, and among a sin-marred valley.
Futurefitting is about restructuring the local church to reflect the diverse singularity of the triune God for the purpose of local mission.
The church is called to profusely and generatively cast the seeds of God’s love into the world.
Our suffering purges and cleanses us. Our advance extends the rule and reign of Christ.
Not every Spirit-empowered leader will look the same way, but there are some principles that can be observed about how the Holy Spirit empowers leaders.
Lent is the 40-day period leading up to Easter. Here is a free sermon outline for the first Sunday of Lent.