Re-Modeling

This November my wife and I began a new small group study based on Andy Stanley’s series Staying in Love. Over the next four weeks we’ll be learning practical lessons that will help strengthen marriages. We’ve already had a tremendous Continue Reading

Never Ask For Help

This may seem crazy, but asking for help is one of the best ways to make sure no one signs up to help. Yet, over and over again I see churches make this mistake when recruiting volunteers. When you ask Continue Reading

Three Keys to Every Great Childrens’ Ministry

Every Monday I post one of The Basics. The Basics are simple steps every church can take to grow. They are the same steps that led my church from 87 people in attendance to over 700. These steps have helped my church Continue Reading

Love is a Verb

This November my wife and I are beginning a new small group study based on Andy Stanley’s series Staying in Love. Over the next four weeks we’ll be learning practical lessons that will help strengthen marriages. We’ve already had a tremendous Continue Reading

Volunteer Appreciation Month

October is Pastor Appreciation Month. At least it has been since around 1992. If you serve in a small town like I do, that means your church may set out a basket for the pastor and ask the church members Continue Reading

Drop the Dress Code

Every Monday I post one of The Basics. The Basics are simple steps every church can take to grow. They are the same steps that led my church from 87 people in attendance to over 700. These steps have helped my church Continue Reading