“Me, a pastor? Never!” I threw my head back in laughter at the thought. “I will never be a pastor. I see what they go
Church planting wrecked my family’s life. When God called us to plant a new Vineyard church, I had been working as a youth pastor for
It’s been said that all ministry comes out of relationship. First between us and God and then between us and those around us. It is
Collaborative leadership is becoming increasingly more common. Companies and organizations are noticing that diverse partnerships that spread power and leadership are often more creative, healthy,
Take a moment and picture someone tossing a ball in the air. All of their attention is on the single ball. Both hands and both
Church planting is a wild ride with ever-changing relationships and the need for fast and flexible movement. When our family was planting our church, we
As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, I have become well acquainted with the struggle, the isolation, and the distance couples experience in the normal
Are you a parent who is discerning if church planting could be your calling? Have you ever worried about how planting will impact your family?
After 20 years in the Vineyard and 10 years in ministry, we had been on two church planting teams, but never planted a church ourselves.
My church planting journey began as I rocked my daughter to sleep. I had been considering leaving vocational ministry in order to pay off our
Are you working on creating systems that support families and marriages in your church plant? Watch this discussion on how healthy marriage and family ministry
One call. One text. One sentence. One word. It doesn’t take much for a great day to turn into something completely different. Simply put, as