By Tom Mercer on Mar 22, 2010
Tom Mercer shares the remarkable story of how his church grew exponentially through the power of a biblical concept in community called oikos.
By Tom Mercer on Aug 30, 2010
Veteran pastor Tom Mercer explains the concept of oikos, a revolutionary concept in biblical community and ministry.
By Jeff Vanderstelt on Oct 29, 2011
Jeff Vanderstelt of Soma Communities encourages leaders to gain a fresh perspective for living out the mission of the church today.
By Matt Steen on Apr 3, 2012
Some behaviors are like cancer to a leadership team. Are any of them part of your team?
By Todd Hiestand on Feb 25, 2013
"One of the most individual things done in churches these days is preaching." (And that's not a good thing.)
By Chris Surber on Nov 16, 2013
God uses big churches for certain Kingdom jobs, and God uses little churches for specific assignments.
By Gary Rohrmayer on Mar 17, 2015
"There are still important reasons to consider leveraging Easter as an opportunity for kingdom growth."
By Steve Smith on Mar 25, 2017
True friendship and community must be reciprocal.
By Josh Reich on Mar 30, 2017
While we often think God’s silence means He has abandoned us or left us, that is not true. God’s silence does not equal God’s absence.
By Brian Croft on Jun 30, 2017
Does church attendance really matter? Here are five important reasons why it is essential that every Christian gather with other Christians in the same local church weekly to hear the preaching of God’s Word.
By David Mathis on Nov 23, 2017
"Most of us have never given any serious thought to what it might mean to feast with Christ-honoring intentionality."
By Josh Reich on Jan 31, 2018
I think hospitality has the power to change the relationships we have. It is that powerful.