When I wrote The Purpose Driven Church, I predicted that church health – not church growth – would be the
On Easter Sunday, churches around the world invite their communities to come in and listen to two big, bold claims.
“Now we ask you, brothers and sisters, to acknowledge those who work hard among you, who care for you in
I’m often asked, “Is there any single common denominator that you can find in every growing church?” I have studied
In 2010, Pastor Carl Nichols launched Relevant Church. As he looks back on the last few years, he sees God’s
Pastor Mark did not want to plant a church. He was perfectly happy where he was with the job he
Here we have a midwest boy who attended a diverse and spirit-filled, Bible-believing church; a college-bound star football player who
From youth pastor to church planter, Pastor Sean Sears of Grace Church in Massachusetts knew one thing when moving across
When starting a small group ministry, you are eager to see the fruit of your labor. But building before the
New year, new you! It seems to be the rallying cry across social media as we all vow to set
The Bible has a lot to say about expectations. Romans 4:18 credits Abraham’s faithful expectation with the fruit of his
I know a proven tool that will transform your church. That tool is a spiritual growth campaign. I’ve seen God
Christmas is an amazing season. It’s a time of Christmas trees and twinkly lights, carols and cookies. But for those
Think about the number of churches in your community. Perhaps there’s one church, or five, or maybe dozens. Now imagine
Todd Phelps is just starting to get his feet wet in the world of church planting. The East Coast transplant
Listen to Full Episode As Senior Pastor of Palm Valley Church in Phoenix, Arizona, Ryan Nunez never set out to
Listen to Full Episode Pastor Ron Sylvia of The Springs Church in Ocala, Florida has been Purpose Driven even before
On Palm Sunday, Oak Ridge Baptist Church in Maryland cancelled all services, sending members into the community to participate in service projects across three counties.
Saddleback Church is just one of thousands of churches that strives to live out love in action. The PEACE Plan
Over 14 years ago, the local churches of Rwanda partnered with Saddleback Church to begin a movement of ordinary church
It was December 2004 when Doug Bell dug in his heels at the thought of becoming a pastor. From children’s
Over 700 pastors and church leaders gathered this week for the annual So Cal Pastors Prayer Breakfast, a time to
On November 8, 2018 the small town of Paradise was hit by the deadliest and most destructive fire in California
Church leaders from 12 American churches convened with church leaders from 19 African nations, Costa Rica, and Brazil, in Kigali
It was January 2010 when Tony and his wife, Alisa DiLorenzo sat in their garage — shivering in puffy winter jackets — and recorded their first podcast episode, “ONE Extraordinary Marriage”.
It’s no coincidence that Jesus started his ministry by forming a small group. When it comes to fellowship in your
Has God placed something on your heart and in your hands? Doing what God has called us to do is the act of Stewardship. Gabriel dives deep into seeing the opportunities in your life and running with them.
Art has been a way people have come to know the name of Jesus. It is something that is easily accessible and can attract any eye. Today, the group comes together to discuss their passions of reaching youth through art.
Art has brought people to know the name of Jesus. It is something that is easily accessible and can attract any eye. Today, the group comes together to discuss their passions of reaching youth through art.
Ministry is a marathon. This is true for church leaders, for volunteers, and for the church body itself. When we