Articles for Outreach & Missions

Articles for Outreach & Missions

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The Top Two Tasks of a Reproducing Church

Healthy, reproducing churches should first develop more leaders and more artists.

'Back to Church Sunday' Empowers Churches

Thousands join to reach the unchurched in their communities.

Pakistan Disaster Worsening, Needs Prayer

Massive rains and flooding have claimed the lives of thousands of people in Pakistan.

Why Your Church Should Be on Twitter

With over 50 million users, Twitter is a fresh tool for expanding outreach.

Creating a Compassion Bail-Out

The church is called to bring hope to the hurting and take action in times like these.

5 Tests a Church Planter Will Face

"Dear church planter, you are foolish if you believe everyone thinks what you are doing is a good thing."

Show Me How to Die

"We want to be rescued from our pain, but often prematurely," says Anne Jackson

The Story of Now

Anne Jackson encourages us to share the brokenness happening in our loves at this very moment.

Back to School: Encourage Students &Teachers

A new school year is a great time for outreach!

Historic Finale to Harvest Crusade

Greg Laurie, Steven Curtis Chapman and others bring messages of hope to more than 45,000 at Angel Stadium.

Aid Workers Brutally Killed in Afghanistan

The Taliban has officially accepted responsibility for the execution-style killings of ten aid workers.

Vampire Author “Quits Christianity”

"In the name of Christ, I quit Christianity and being Christian," says Anne Rice.

New Study: Faith Isn’t Top Priority

New Barna study shows gap between Christians and faith commitment.

Over 2,800 Participating in Back to Church Sunday

More than 2,800 churches are involved in inviting people to this special worship service on Sept. 12.

Sola Scriptura

Sola Scriptura is a Latin phrase that literally means “By Scripture Alone.” Sola Scriptura is the doctrine that the Bible is the only infallible...

Perceptions of Islam Among Protestant Pastors

New data details the current views of Protestant pastors on Islam.

Reaching Young Adults

Use these tips to reach out to the 20-somethings in your local community.

For Boomers: Understanding Millennials

Millennials are more self-absorbed than Boomers.

Radical Missionary

In 1876, with 52 missionaries, CIM constituted one-fifth of the missionary force in China.

What Is God Doing in the Middle East?

Joel, what do you make of what’s happened recently in the Middle East? Did the Hizballah bombing surprise you? Historically, God has allowed wars and...

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Shane Pruitt: When a Minister’s Family Struggles

"I always say my primary ministry is my family. Everything else I do is from the overflow of that," Shane Pruitt says. When his own family experienced difficulties, Shane learned some things about ministering to others during times of hardship.