“How did he find out we needed help?” This question was raised recently at a meeting I attended with other local church leaders. We had
This word missional has morphed into many different meanings dependent upon your background, theology, etc. As I have talked with various church leaders over the
The Small Town USA partnership is excited to announce our first free webinar on Nov. 18 at 11am EST! This is a first come, first
When it comes to Small Town USA, one of our church planting strategies is to use a variety of models and approaches. We believe this
“A day is a span of time no one is wealthy enough to waste.” I don’t know who to attribute that quote to. It came
Jenny Gravely did what most planters wouldn’t dream of let alone think possible – she planted a Vineyard church in Fulton, OH population 259. The
In my eyes, one of the most powerful metaphors in the New Testament is God’s people as family. Imagine living in the ancient world where the only
Calling all missional leaders! It is absolutely vital to God’s mission that your life embodies the incarnational kingdom-centered way of Jesus! Yesterday I wrote a
I was able to complete about eight years of academic theological training without having a single class on how to perform a wedding or funeral.
Two weeks ago my family and I left small town Wisconsin and headed south to Chicago for a family vacation. In addition to getting Chicago
As followers of Jesus who have joined God on his mission, we should naturally spend time reading Scripture and doing our best to apply it.
If your church doesn’t podcast, stop everything you are doing and get one started. Sure, that may seem a little radical and I’ll acknowledge that