By Karl Vaters on Aug 30, 2017
We're often told that small churches are failing at church growth. But sometimes church growth ideas are failing in smaller churches.
By Joe Mckeever on Apr 5, 2019
Joe McKeever gets real with advice learned by the hard experience of many Easters.
By Bruce D. Johnson on May 14, 2013
If we fail to get this one right, it's hard to keep our listeners with us.
By Mark Brooks on Jun 28, 2021
Clergy often tiptoe around the topic of money as if they were taking a walk through a minefield.
By Sermoncentral on Dec 22, 2016
Many church leaders and members have such misperceptions about the unchurched, churches often fail to reach them, or even attempt to reach them.
By Peter Mead on Oct 12, 2021
You need more than someone in the pulpit holding a Bible. Peter Mead warns us off of three "sub-gospel" habits.
By Brandon Cox on Mar 18, 2017
Sometimes, I feel that I’m spinning my wheels and not getting anywhere, and that I’m failing to meet the expectations of others.
By Glenn Packiam on Aug 22, 2020
I have a hunch that if more of us preachers had to think about our sermons leading into a humble approach to the Lord's Table, we would end not with an empty challenge for people to "do better."
By John Gilman Ii on Feb 19, 2021
How can a group of people who are committed to seeing something great happen and are willing to put in the time and energy it takes, only to see their vision fail?
By Joe Mckeever on Feb 2, 2018
Non-growing churches are not healthy, at least in some significant ways. Joe McKeever gives his input to help revive a church that seems to have "plateaued."
By Joe Mckeever on Feb 6, 2018
After working for years among hundreds of small congregations, Joe McKeever speaks to the subtle growth barriers that tend to go unnoticed or unaddressed in stagnant churches.