Have any churches considered switching from a 501(c)(3) status to 508(c)(1)(a)?
Husband of but one wife, father of three children and pastor of Christ's flock at Central Avenue CRC in Holland, MI
A few more good resources from a Reformed perspective:
"This Changes Everything: How the Gospel Transforms the Teen Years" by Jaquelle Crowe
"Do Hard Things" by Alex Harris
This post is a few years old now, but still relevant. Thanks for highlighting the various resources from Faith Alive, Paul. As walls are crumbling between denominations it's important to expose...
Certainly there was a great deal of thought in putting this together - thank you! Our landscape has certainly changed and the need for de-centralization has become apparent. So thanks for those...
A great book in the same vein is Michael Horton's Ordinary: Sustainable Faith in a Radical, Restless World (Zondervan, 2014). We did it as a book club last summer and was refreshing - www....posted on: Beige Spirituality
Scott - great comments. I agree - but I also think we as pastors are as much to blame for vacating the study for the board room as much as the congregation is for pushing us there. Maybe it's...posted on: Preachers and Churches