Effective October 1, Dr. Brenda Salter McNeil will lead the Seattle-based Quest Church through a time of transition as they seek a new lead pastor.
If you follow this blog, you know I’m in a season of transition again. When I got to my previous church someone on the search team asked me to reflect on how best to finish well. I didn’t know if I was the right one to do it, but I have had some experience ending.
The seven churches mentioned in Revelation are still with us...but in ruins. Here's what those ruins can teach us today.
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Is theological memorization and reflection for our children really that important?
Andy Stanley unpacks his reasoning for eliminating phrases such as "the Bible says..." from our preaching in order to reach the younger generations and return to a more New-Testament model of evangelism.
Michael Frost holds a PhD in "being and doing church" and is the author of several books. He is also the head of the missiology...
“Part of hospitality is being open to people and their dreams.” - Terry Smith
“This idea of comparison is toxic to the broader impact that we’re supposed to have when we no longer see others as rivals and competitors but as friends and allies that we’re going to be spending all eternity with.” - Peter Greer
“Your identity is not how you feel...if that’s the case then all of our temptations will define us.” - Jackie Hill Perry
“People who don’t have time for a group always have time for their friends. Structure small groups around friendships.” - Allen White
Take these prayers to your next staff meeting and spend time praying them over your congregation.