In my last blog in this space, I addressed the seven habits of outwardly focused churches. This time, I want to look at a related topic: why most church outreach programs fail. One of my passions in life is to help churches move from becoming inwardly focused to outwardly focused. When I wrote I Am […]
There is a strange phenomena in the church when it comes to praying for people. Obviously this is a generalization, but I have observed it enough to suggest that it may be a pattern. When people become followers of Jesus, our prayers for them seem to change. Before they are saved, we pray for God to work […]
“The most effective driver of multisite is rapid growth.”
“What does the word missional really mean?”
“Faith doesn’t start with self-help. Faith begins where self-help ends.”
I meet with young church planters frequently. I hope that continues. We had great experiences in two successful church plants, and it’s certainly in my heart. Currently we are working to plant churches in Chicago. I love the energy of planting. We need lots of new churches. In this season of my life, God has […]
Faith, hope and truth lead the way and inspire people to give.