By Ron Edmondson on May 6, 2021
You can’t recruit leaders – at least not effectively – if you never develop a culture to do so.
Reproducing cultures reproduce leaders.
By SermonCentral on Sep 16, 2020
Our responsibility is not only to feed the flock a balanced diet from Scripture but also to create a church culture within our congregation.
By SermonCentral on Mar 18, 2022
Every church website needs a porn page – a page dedicated to pornography.
By SermonCentral on Mar 3, 2022
I’ve noticed that for a couple thousand years now, the church has had this tendency to be quick to point out what is wrong with the church, but slow to affirm what is right.
By Michael Reeves on Oct 18, 2022
Through the Reformation, a tidal wave of social and cultural improvement was unleashed.
By David Batstone on Dec 13, 2022
Activist David Batstone urges pastors to focus ministry against the terrible prevalence of human trafficking in the U.S. and around the world.
By Mike Breen on Nov 5, 2018
It's tempting. It's alluring. And it's the best way to kill your church.
By Brandon Kelley on Mar 22, 2022
Timothy Keller seems to have the pulse of our present culture in a way that I’ve not encountered before.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Jun 20, 2023
It comes up in a surprising number of conversations these days. And no one’s quite sure how to respond to it.
The issue? Even committed church attenders are attending church less often.
By Lance Witt on Jun 25, 2023
Culture is one of things that is hard to define but easy to feel. You certainly feel it when you visit a foreign country and you bump up against different customs and ways of doing things, but you also feel it when you enter a business or a church. There is a certain style or personality of an organization that is an expression of culture. I sometimes think of culture as the organization’s “way” of doing what they do. There is a Ritz Carlton “way” of doing customer service. There is a Starbucks “way” of doing business. There is a Crossroads Church “way” of doing ministry.
By Joe Mckeever on May 10, 2022
Churches do programs and ministries which no one will ever partake of except themselves.
By Karl Vaters on May 4, 2022
How can we reach our communities if they have no idea we love them? And how will they know we love them if we don’t work alongside them?
By SermonCentral on Aug 8, 2023
We can't treat Millennials as a homogeneous group. We have to minister to them as individuals, instead.
By Ed Stetzer on Feb 22, 2022
This article is the last of six in a series on preaching in light of cultural shifts and biblical illiteracy.
By Trevin Wax on May 3, 2022
What if the biggest danger ahead for Christians today is something we don’t expect, but should?