Missional Living

Cultivating Synergy

The Great Commission mandate is not gender-specific; but rather, men and women are co-laborers on mission. Our current culture has manifested a heightened awareness of diversity and gender issues which gives the church an opportunity to demonstrate and model clear and sacred responses amid the clashing secular voices. One area where the church’s beauty is displayed… Continue reading Cultivating Synergy

Church Planting, Ministry, Missional Living

Best Practices for a Partner Church in a Church Plant

I was recently asked for a list of "Best Practices" for a Partner or Sending Church.  As I researched, I did find some helpful articles, books, and info.  See list and links below.  In addition, I reached out to all my favorite church planting folks. I got this top 10 list from Robby Partain and tweaked… Continue reading Best Practices for a Partner Church in a Church Plant

Church, Leading, Ministry, Missional Living

Young Leaders…

Did you know... Perpetua (the courageous early martyr) was only 22. Athanasius of Alexandria was 29 when he argued successfully for the divinity of Christ at the historic Council of Nicaea in 325 AD. Martin Luther was in his early 30's when he nailed his 95 theses to the door of the castle church in… Continue reading Young Leaders…