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The Church’s Next 10,000 Years

When considering the future, could our vision be much too small? By Daniel Darling, Christianity Today. It was a slick PowerPoint—presented by a (self-described) cutting-edge ministry practitioner—that sent me over the edge. Carefully presenting cherry-picked research, this ministry leader offered a doomsday scenario for the American church: heresy is rising. Millennials are fleeing. Culture is …

The silent war of the Church

By Peter Lee, The Exchange. I was asked to preach at a church where I chose as my text 1 Pet. 4:12-13. Afterwards, many approached me with words of appreciation for the message. One person, however, made a comment that I have pondered since. The comment was, “Your message was difficult to apply since my …

The opposite of restoring trust

Leadership, by its most basic definition, includes the ability to see beyond what those following cannot yet see. Vision, foresight, planning and protecting your organization from avoidable pitfalls are part of being a leader.  Good leaders generally want to make decisions that result in organizational health and growth — and avoid catastrophe.  All of which makes …

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