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Missing the forest for the trees (part 1)

How many people have turned their backs on the church of their childhood, because they tired of the constant legalistic admonitions?  Don’t do this, don’t do that… 395 more words

Biblical Meditation

Garage Production Church for Millennials

I haven’t blogged for a couple of weeks. Sorry. No excuses. You get out of the habit quickly.

I am in Florida at the ABHE meeting, and the plenary speaker this afternoon was David Kinnaman, the new president of the Barna Group, a Christian research organization. 520 more words


Three FRAMES You Should Read First

Last week I mentioned the new series of books produced by the Barna Group called FRAMES. I’m loving them (very well done). In my opinion, here are the 3 you should read first: 420 more words


Mean people suck. But that's not why millennials dropped the church.

An open letter to Lead Pastors.

Do you hear that sucking sound? It’s the sound of young adults walking out the back door so fast that you can feel the breeze from the pulpit way down at the front of the sanctuary. 1,519 more words

Youth Ministry