What Makes Church BIG?

What Makes Church BIG?

Today’s entry is by guest blogger, Dr. Parnell Lovelace. I was reflecting this morning on my experience as a young child at the historic Shiloh Baptist Church in Sacramento, California. It is the oldest African American congregation west of the Rockies. In its prime...
Connect believers to a group

Connect believers to a group

New believers, if they have not already connected with a group of believers before they began following Jesus, need to get involved in some type of faith community. That can be a small group, a house church, a life transformation group (LTG), a missional group–...
A classic resource for small groups leaders

A classic resource for small groups leaders

An oldie but a goodie, Carl George’s Nine Keys to Effective Small Group Leadership is still one of the very best resources out there for small group leaders. Check out a preview of his nine keys below… then buy copies of the book for each of your leaders....
Well-intentioned Dragons

Well-intentioned Dragons

Well-intentioned Dragons: Ministering to Problem People in the Church Isn’t this a great title for a book? Anyone who has been in ministry for more than a few years can recognize this image.  I’ve not yet read this book, but it’s on my list as several people have...