By Karl Vaters on May 26, 2022
Different sizes of churches serve different functions. And they face different challenges.
By Karl Vaters on May 19, 2022
Principles that make sense in a big church don't always work in a smaller one.
By Karl Vaters on May 13, 2022
Not every pastor is called to cast a grand, singular vision for their congregation.
By Karl Vaters on May 5, 2022
How can we reach our communities if they have no idea we love them? And how will they know we love them if we don’t work alongside them?
By Karl Vaters on Apr 12, 2022
A growing number of people who do go to church don’t want to go, either. If we don’t give them something worth committing to, they’ll be gone soon.
By Karl Vaters on Apr 4, 2022
Christians should have the reputation for being the most truthful people on earth. But we don’t.
By Karl Vaters on Jan 4, 2018
A minister with a well-nourished soul may or may not have a big church, but they’ll always have a healthy ministry.
By Karl Vaters on Dec 16, 2017
It may be the most wonderful time of the year, but Christmas is also the busiest.
By Karl Vaters on Nov 11, 2017
"Preaching the Word, training disciples and ministering to the community may or may not increase the number of people who sit in front of me from Sunday to Sunday. But it will produce a healthy church."
By Karl Vaters on Mar 16, 2017
We can either whine about how the new generation chooses to worship, or we can worship and minister with them. But we can’t do both.