Through civility, service and innovation the church faces one of its greatest opportunities.
“I had mistaken church starting for church planting. And that distinction made all the difference.”
“If ministry really became about discipleship, that would transform everything about how we truly plant.”
"As leaders we’re always out there in the deep trying to rescue everybody else, and if we’re drifting ourselves, we’re no good to anybody."
A Successful Ministry Life Is About the Backstage
"Could our broken places become part of our signature that will remain, turned to precious beauty on the other side of our own resurrection?"
“Our faith is not about winning culture wars, but is about sharing vulnerabilities and our experiences in a world that is in desperate need of healing.”
"Most of the things you are likely to achieve in your career are not going to be impressive to God. God is impressed with your character, with your faithfulness."
Restoring the church’s pioneering spirit
The challenge of charting a new course in a new normal