Outreach Leaders

Today’s outreach leaders in churches face daunting cultural and leadership challenges. More than ever, outreach pastors need leadership resources and outreach resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times. churchleaders.com is dedicated to providing resources and information for every outreach pastor and leader. If you serve on a church staff as a leader of outreach ministries, you’ll find must-have outreach resources and connections to a community of outreach leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide.

Outreach leaders from every denomination find ideas, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and support they are looking for here at churchleaders.com. Join millions of leaders who look to us for resources and encouragement for church outreach leadership.

Leading your outreach ministry is not only about teaching and building relationships, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.

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Do The Teshuva: The Dance of Repentance

From the Charleston to Flossing to whatever’s next, every dance move needs a name; but if you want to do the Teshuva, you’ll need a rabbi to show you how. Teshuva is the Hebrew word for repent, or return.
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Thom Rainer: 6 Early Warning Signs of Church Dropouts

One of the most significant reasons for stagnating and declining attendance is church dropouts. The most challenging problem is that church dropouts rarely return.
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To My Friend Whose Marriage Is Pretty Much Dead

"Life is busy, but overall, it’s pretty good. My job is going well. Kids are great. My marriage is pretty much dead.“
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15 Church Growth Ideas

Not every church is the same. What works for one may not work for another. To help spark new ways to improve your church, Church Fuel recommends these church growth ideas.
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In Praise of My Wife, Written by a Pastor

If 2020 has been challenging for pastors, consider the toll that it has taken on the pastor's wife. She is one of the unsung heroes of the church. 
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6 Warning Signs Your Church Culture Is Toxic

Every church has a culture. But how do you know if your church culture is toxic? More importantly, how would you know whether you’re creating a toxic church culture as a leader?
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What to Do While You Drive to Church

Over time, our rides to church have developed into a joy and a spiritual tool used by the Lord. I’d like to make three suggestions of how you might too enjoy your Sunday morning commute.
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God Chooses the Weakest Things (And People)

Perhaps it is this quality of God’s—his affection for using the weakest vessels to accomplish his greatest work—that compelled Henri Nouwen to adopt the practice of what he called “downward mobility.”
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A Christmas Letter to Those With Depression

Depression is tough at the best of times. Perhaps it’s the best of times, such as holiday times, when it’s especially tough. The thought of mixing with happy people fills you with dread. The thought of remembering lost loved ones fills you with gloom. How can people be so happy when you are so sad?
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9 Common Christmas Myths Christians Believe

“Is December 25 Jesus’ birthday?” The answer is that we really don’t know when His actual birthday was. The Bible doesn’t tell us an exact date.

The Story of Christmas – God Uses the “Nobodies”

We all know the story of Christmas: the baby, the barn, the shepherds, and magi. Hidden inside that familiar story is the surprising revelation that God’s way is to ignore the big shots and use nobodies instead
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4 Myths Christians Should Stop Believing About Depression

There are several myths about depression that Christians need to stop believing. Truly, it breaks my heart when I think about the misunderstanding and shame that can surround this topic.
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Jesus Came to Defeat Your (Real) Enemies

At Christmas we celebrate the good news that Jesus came here to defeat our enemies but perhaps we need to be reminded who our real enemies are. After all, our Christian faith teaches us that our real enemies are not flesh and blood.
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9 Things Everyone Should Do When Reading the Bible

My love for reading the Bible did not come easily, but the more and more I spent time in God’s Word, the more I realized how much I truly needed its presence in my life.
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The Sacred Work of Saying Yes to Yourself

Saying yes to yourself isn’t about being selfish. Instead, the work is sacred. It’s about staying connected to yourself and to God in deep and life-giving ways.
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Why Church Attendance Is STILL So Important

It's surprising to me how many Christians struggle with the idea of church attendance. We are at a crossroads in our nation on the importance of going to church.

20 Hurtful Misconceptions About Missionaries

On behalf of my missionary brothers and sisters, I plead with you to read this article. A missionary friend encouraged me to write a post about misconceptions about missionaries, so I did some research among missionaries.
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God’s Waiters

The first ordained waiters were Old Testament priests. During the time of the patriarchs, Melchizedek, priest of God Most High, blessed Abraham verbally and by serving him bread and wine.
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How To Reach a TikTok Teen With Your Church’s Message

What exactly is a TikTok Teen? They are young people who are hyper-engaged with social platforms online (especially video app TikTok, as the name would suggest).
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8 Bible Verses About Sex

Why read Bible verses about sex? Perhaps it surprises you to think of the Bible as a practical manual for your sex life, but I’m convinced it's the most important resource you could turn to.
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Outreach Leaders

Today’s outreach leaders in churches face daunting cultural and leadership challenges. More than ever, outreach pastors need leadership resources and outreach resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times. ChurchLeaders.com is dedicated to providing resources and information for every outreach pastor and outreach leader. If you serve on a church staff as a leader of outreach ministries, you’ll find must-have outreach resources and connections to a community of outreach leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide.

Outreach leaders from every denomination find ideas, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and support they are looking for here at ChurchLeaders.com. Join millions of outreach leaders who look to us for resources and encouragement for church outreach leadership.

Leading your outreach ministry is not only about teaching and building relationships, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.