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Who Are the De-Churched? (Part 2)

Do church leaders really love us, or do they want to use us? Plus, the gap between what’s preached and what’s heard.

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Who Are the De-Churched? (Part 1)

Not everyone leaving the church is leaving the faith, and they’re not all leaving for the same reasons.

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Stranded in Neverland

Princesses scare me. It isn’t their volatile behavior, creepy step-mothers, or the ferocious fire-breathing beasts that often accompany them that

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More Good Work

There’s an unemployed man in your congregation. After searching for months for a job, he’s finally gotten a position on

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My Interview with Matt Chandler

 A few months ago I flew down to Dallas to interview Matt Chandler for Leadership Journal. Chandler has been getting

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Talk from “The Nines”

[kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/GeLLpFUuQrs” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /] Read more about ministry legitimacy and “The Daisy Cutter Doctrine” here.

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Why I Don’t Tweet…

Last month I sat down for breakfast with Ed Stetzer while we were both in Phoenix for a conference. Afterwards

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The God of Nature

  This week I’ve been catching bits and pieces of Ken Burns’ new series on PBS: The National Parks-America’s Best

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Judge Not

What did Jesus mean when he said, “Judge not, and you will not be judged.” It’s one of the most

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