Making Disciples 101: Understanding the Disciple-Making Process

“Therefore, go into all the world and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father […]

by Jennifer Byrd Dec 21
5 Things First-Time Visitors Want Your Ministry to Consider

Christmas means decorated trees, holiday parties, Advent wreaths, and for most churches, lots of visitors. Christmas is one of the […]

by Rachel Ankers Dec 19
3 Ways to Beat the Holiday Blues

People don’t expect to experience the blues during the holidays. Those precious days between Thanksgiving and Christmas are supposed to […]

by John Gilman Dec 7
Including Older Generations in the Use of New Technology

As we go into this holiday season, think about how many penny loafer-rocking attendees do you have at your church.  […]

by Sally Carringer Dec 4
Do We Still Need International Missions?

As church leaders, we have a keen interest in the concept of a “shrinking globe.” When we look at the […]

by Meredith Morris Nov 29
Find Your Match: Using a Matching Campaign to Maximize Giving

It’s nearly the end of the year, a time when thankfulness and a spirit of giving are in abundance.  Every […]

by Jennifer Byrd Nov 27
4 Reasons to Make Gratitude a Habit

November brings with it the flurry of falling leaves, cooler temperatures and holiday preparations. We celebrate Thanksgiving during this long […]

by Rachel Ankers Nov 20
Valuing Volunteers: The Key to Volunteer Retention

Many churches, missions and non-profit organizations rely on volunteers to accomplish their goals.  Volunteerism reduces payroll costs and can be […]

by Jennifer Byrd Nov 16
Preparing for #GivingTuesday

I recently ran into a store to pick up something for one of my children.  As I was checking out, […]

by Sally Carringer Nov 14
Be on the Lookout: What to Ask When Donating Money

As church leaders, we all want to get our churches and our congregations involved in efforts locally and globally that […]

by Rachel Ankers Nov 10
Learning from the Top 10 Ideals of the Global South Church – Part 2

Today, we continue in our series examining ways the Global South Church is inspiring churches of the West with their […]

by John Gilman Nov 8
Learning from the Top 10 Ideals of the Global South Church – Part 1

Reports from around the world are coming in at a rapid rate detailing the amazing growth of believers and church […]

by John Gilman Nov 6