By Bill Couchenour on Jan 25, 2013
"Too often, we have allowed people to settle for giving 2 percent of their income, or attending 4 out of 5 Sundays."
By Nathan Aaseng on May 3, 2013
"Don't confuse me with the one who saves souls; I'm just a messenger bearing good news."
By Ray Hollenbach on Dec 11, 2018
"Try to imagine talking about your subject every single day for two years. If the idea still thrills you, you've found your topic."
By Bill Couchenour on Nov 14, 2013
Is it possible to reach the U.S. for Jesus in less than a decade by cutting sermon prep time in half?
By Ray Hollenbach on Feb 20, 2019
For anyone who longs to preach about something more than a fire-insurance relationship with Jesus, these three passages will help you make disciples.
By Karl Vaters on Sep 12, 2017
If we prioritized health, not as a means to growth, but as an end in itself, would we be in a greater position to represent Jesus to the world?
By Jim Morgan on Aug 24, 2016
Jesus modeled discipleship and community engagement as an example for His Church to follow. He felt a small number of highly effective disciples would cover much more ground than a slew of casual followers.
By Kyle Idleman on Mar 2, 2018
Kyle Idleman offers his viewpoint on the difference between fans and followers of Jesus Christ.
By John Gilman Ii on Jun 24, 2016
Families have long been the cornerstone of church congregations. Parents bring their children to church every Sunday. At a certain point, it becomes the children’s choice and responsibility to decide if they want to continue going to church every Sunday or not. That’s why it’s so important to show your children God’s grace and make Him a priority in their life from an early age.
By Larry Moyer on Jul 6, 2011
God wants a church to grow because it's winning the lost to Christ and discipling them to reach others.
By Bob Hamp on May 12, 2012
When Jesus wanted to teach his disciples something important, he took them on the road, not into the classroom.
By Ed Cyzewski on Dec 20, 2018
When Jesus called his disciples, there wasn’t a single one who understood that he was the Messiah or Son of God.
By Jeff Clarke on Mar 24, 2015
Personal identification and participation with Jesus marks the life of each disciple—past, present and future.
By Joe Mckeever on Dec 10, 2016
Disciples of Jesus Christ must never try to calculate the cost/benefit of some act of ministry.
By Jonathan Herron on Jan 25, 2018
Jesus said his disciples would be known by their radical love for one-another, (John 15:12).