By Evy Yohner on May 21, 2022
These stories are like rare pearls, collecting from a way of “doing” missions no longer done, when intrepid men and women sacrificed everything to obey God’s voice.
By Dr. Nijay Gupta on Apr 8, 2021
The “missional theology” movement has injected energy and life into the church. Who isn’t inspired when reading Emil Brunner’s famous words, “The church exists by mission as a fire exists by burning”? Missional theology has motivated many Christians and churches to seek out their purpose in God of bearing and embodying the good news of Jesus Christ.
By Skye Jethani on May 19, 2018
Skye Jethani: "While a vision for serving God is needed, and the desperate condition of our world cannot be ignored, there is a higher calling that is going unanswered in many Christian communities."
By John Piper on Jun 8, 2018
"It is hard to exaggerate how important it is for the mission of the church...to have a fully biblical vision of the greatness and the sovereignty and the glory of God."
By Sermoncentral on Mar 8, 2021
Does your church have a mission statement? Could most of the people in your church repeat it? If the answer is ‘no’, I have one word for you.
By Jacob Myers on Jul 1, 2019
When you make the long, lonely walk to the pulpit to proclaim the Word of God for the people of God, how often do you hear the Mission Impossible soundtrack playing in your mind?
By Karina Kreminski on Nov 30, 2016
It saddens me that some people see the need for change in the church, yet God’s people keep doing the same thing as if minor tweaking will stop the decline of the Western church.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Jan 21, 2021
With the vast majority of churches struggling in some way, it’s time to rethink our future mission.
By Karina Kreminski on Nov 9, 2017
"What does it look like to keep ourselves accountable to joining with God on his mission in our neighborhood?"
By Mary Schaller on Sep 26, 2012
An "aircraft carrier church" has a clear mission that stems from the Great Commandment and the Great Commission.
By Jim Egli on Nov 2, 2020
Some preachers resist the idea of multiple sites. But what if technology increases your effectiveness?
By David Fitch on Jan 28, 2020
Veteran Pastor David Fitch believes in preaching. He also believes in the power of personal presence.
By Maurilio Amorim on Dec 8, 2012
Maurilio Amorim gives practical ideas for integrating your Christmas program with the church's larger mission.
By Gabe Lyons on Aug 12, 2011
In this three-minute video Gabe Lyons offers insight about engaging the "next" Christians to awaken the church.
By Ben Sternke on Aug 15, 2020
We can too easily normalize fruitlessness in the name of faithfulness. There's a big difference.