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Why I Stay

Why I Stay

by Rosario Picardo
I have recently seen articles such as Departure: Why I Left the Church and other Facebook posts related to the great clergy's resignation.... read more
Don’t Blame God for “Polarysis”

Don’t Blame God for “Polarysis”

by Richard Kriegbaum
From the moment God breathed his life into humankind to complete our creation in his image, we all have been inherently relational and... read more
Why Ruth, Esther, and Jonah Should Be Read Together

Why Ruth, Esther, and Jonah Should Be Read Together

by Talbot Davis
It is fair to ask, “Why these three very different books of Ruth, Esther, and Jonah? What common threads possibly hold books from... read more
3 Reasons Your Church Should Start A New Worship Service

3 Reasons Your Church Should Start A New Worship Service

by Cathy Townley
You've considered starting a new worship service to grow your church. It’s easy to see why you might want to, especially if you’re a... read more
Transformational Discipleship

Transformational Discipleship

by Ben Gosden
My great spiritual confession is that I’ve been raised in the church, called by God into ministry serving the church, and I’ve spent... read more
Physical Fitness Is a Spiritual Responsibility

Physical Fitness Is a Spiritual Responsibility

by Daniel Passini
For five years my wife and I owned a gym called Temple Builder Fitness. While our clients came to put in sweat equity, their children would... read more
13 Steps to Spread the Good News

13 Steps to Spread the Good News

by Shane Bishop
During my evangelism phone calls with pastors this summer, many have asked me about a proposed "plan" to utilize "That's Good News." ... read more
What is a Word Worth?

What is a Word Worth?

by Karen Bartlett
We were in a spiritual direction session and I asked my directee how he felt about talking to God about what he was feeling at that moment.... read more
My Name is Pastor Ben and I’m an Alcoholic

My Name is Pastor Ben and I’m an Alcoholic

by Ben Gosden
Wherever we go, there we are. I learned this saying soon after I entered the rooms of recovery in 2022. You see, while I have many labels... read more
The Blissful Lie that Statistics Don't Matter in Church

The Blissful Lie that Statistics Don't Matter in Church

by Len Wilson
After a generation of working in various full-time ministry capacities, I have heard it all when it comes to justifying declining churches.... read more
Before You Start a Fresh Expression

Before You Start a Fresh Expression

by Michael Beck
I was so delighted when Cindy told me she wanted to come “check out the Sunday morning thing.” Cindy was a single mom with two kids.... read more
Conquer Your Need for Rules and Embrace Adaptability

Conquer Your Need for Rules and Embrace Adaptability

by Len Wilson
What if you had two sons and they came to you with a request to take a cross-country trip on their own? Would you let them? What if they... read more
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