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Why Your Title Doesn't Matter

Titles alone do not produce respect. Yet, many Christian leaders require you to call them Bishop, Dr., Reverend, etc. Why is today's church so hung up on titles? We find out.

A Fresh Method

How the Holy Spirit is moving within the United Methodist Church

JANET-BOYNES

Should the Church Teach Against Homosexuality?

A former lesbian says pastors must start talking about the sin of homosexuality. She explains why it's time that a united church body across the land stand up for righteousness and align ourselves with God's truth.

Sell Sign

When Can You Sell the Anointing?

More and more ministries are 'selling' spiritual gifts to anyone willing to pay. What does the Bible say about these tactics?

Victory Church

Manila’s Mega-Move

Victory Church in the Philippines has grown almost 25 percent each year for the last 12 years and now tops 62,000 members. But at the core of this exciting move of God is a simple, “small” concept: discipleship.

House clearing

House Clearing

Larry Kreider debunks the five most common myths about house churches in America.

Joey Bonifacio

Lego Lessons

In The LEGO Principle, Victory pastor Joey Bonifacio scatters LEGO-sized nuggets of revelation within a core message about connecting to God and to others. Along with revealing the fundamental principles on the power and simplicity of discipleship, Bonifacio offers a few “LEGO lessons.” Here’s a sampling from his book, which releases this month.

Small is the new big

Small is the New Big

Felicity Dale helps to make sense of the diverse house church movement currently sweeping across the U.S.

Success(ion) in Leadership

It’s not often that one spouse inherits a big ministry from the other spouse. But when it has happened, history shows it’s been a good idea.

Sharon Daugherty

Victory Over Death

Sharon Daugherty never expected to pastor a 17,000-member church alone. Yet the sudden death of her husband, Billy Joe, changed everything for her and Vicory Christian Center in Tulsa, Okla.

Dream Maker Matthew Barnett

The Dream Maker

Led by Matthew Barnett, Los Angeles’ Dream Center has developed from an idea in 1994 into a hub of more than 270 local ministries now replicated around the world.

Healing Place Church -- Servolution

Six Ways to Start a Servolution

Want your church to be a catalyst for compassion? Here are six simple ways to reach out to your community.

The ServoIutionary

Dino Rizzo dreams of starting a revolution around the world—through serving. In Louisiana, his Healing Place Church is already a hub for no-strings-attached outreach, offering everything from hot meals for the homeless to disaster relief. But for this Baton Rouge pastor, the revolution’s just begun.
Greg Surratt

Why I Hate Labels

Hundreds of today’s rising churches in America embrace Spirit-filled living but avoid the ‘charismatic’ label. Greg Surratt explains why his is one of them.
George Zimmerman, Trayvon Martin

Sounding Off: How Should We Respond?

Following the Trayvon Martin shooting, church leaders took to their pulpits—and the Internet—to voice their part in the increasing conversation involving race. Here’s a sampling of the church’s response to racism.

Joseph Prince

Prince of Grace

Beyond leading a church of 20,000 people, Singapore pastor Joseph Prince has gained a worldwide audience by teaching on the simplicity of God’s grace.
David Platt

Church Gone Wild

When a young pastor challenged his megachurch to abandon all for Jesus, few expected such a radical response.
Vision 2020

Vision 2020

Twenty leaders offer their vision of life for the church in 2020.

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