Don’t Plant a Church, Plant the Gospel? Seriously?

I’ve heard the statement, “Don’t plant a church, plant the Gospel.” I understand that statement because I know the context, but I really feel that such statements bring confusion, especially to those who try to explain that within the context Continue Reading

Where is God Taking His Church?

Want to know where God is taking his church in the future? Want to know what the church will look like over the next five years? Who doesn’t? The answer is found “at the edges” where church planters live and Continue Reading

Are You Asking the Wrong Question?

As long as I’ve been aware, the gold standard for measuring how a church is doing is “How many were in church last Sunday?” Every Monday the mental health of many pastors hangs in the balance depending on the answer Continue Reading