Overwhelmed & grateful

In 2001, while planning to graduate from college and go off to seminary, God changed our plans and redirected us to West Africa. As a newly married couple we set out for Burkina Faso to work among the Dagaara people, a people group who were predominantly unreached by the gospel of Jesus Christ. We graduated,…Read more Overwhelmed & grateful

Heroes of the Great Midwest

A hero is one who goes above and beyond to accomplish something fairly extraordinary. Life is filled with a variety of heroes, and my life is no different. One of the things I am regularly aware of is the value of influential men and women in my life. I am, without question, a product of…Read more Heroes of the Great Midwest

Go to Exponential…for free…from home

Thanks to the good folks at LifeWay, I have two free registrations for the simulcast of Exponential 2012. Exponential as an inspiring vision "To see an expanding number of movements of healthy reproducing faith communities". Featuring one of the most significant Christian conferences offered on an annual basis, this year's Exponential featured speakers like Wayne…Read more Go to Exponential…for free…from home

Multi-site Mistake?

  This article was first posted at Baptist21.com. It is the first installment of a multi-person discussion on the value of multi-site church development.  Multisite Mistake? The current trend among fast growing, effective churches, is to multiply their efforts through the establishment of multiple campuses. The expansion of multi-site churches has moved from the realm…Read more Multi-site Mistake?