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Keith Knight

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Executive Director of the Canadian Christian Business Federation.

Former director of communications with the CRCNA and The Presbyterian Church in Canada. Former editor of the Anglican Journal.

A 40-year history in communication and marketing.

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Small Groups - Where Discipleship Happens

To whom are you accountable for your spiritual and moral life...besides God? The once-a-year elder visit (if it still exists) provides a superficial check list at best. Small groups, done properly, provide a setting for both spiritual growth and moral accountability.

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  • And while the discussion continues, I am thinking of a few gay men who I know who have read the scriptures and who have decided that to practice homosexuality is sin, that they need to live holy...

  • Do not use Scripture to convince your fellow CRC members of the beauty of full inclusion.  That single piece of advise will either 'make' or 'break' the CRC.

    If the CRC returns to, or...

  • There are two other areas that apply equally to young adults and to all of us.

    1. Pornography. Today's culture is saturated with pornography. I  can't imagine a fall session of young adults...

  • Angela, you asked what study material we use for our young adult/university students.

    These are millennials. They have tons of questions about faith and, more importantly, they don't know...

  • We have a vibrant youth/young adult ministry. We bring in five busloads full of university students from three area universities (about 300 students) every Sunday morning. This 'bus ministry' is a...

  • Here's a 'corporate' digression on tithing.

    I lead a national association of Christian business and professional leaders. In the monthly discussion among the 50 groups, we look at...

  • Well, the first thing that comes to mind -- and I live in Canada -- is that the parsonage would lose it tax-free status. In Canada, the church does not pay taxes on church-owned property such as a...

  • Several years ago I inherited a position as chair of church council. I discovered that it seemed that several leaders of various ministries weren't that qualified to lead those ministries or...

  • While I like Elizabeth's definition of a leader, it is a rather generic definition. It could apply equally to a leader at Amway, a football coach or a school principal.

    But what sets a...

  • As a member of various church councils over the years, and as one who has been a witness to sending off pastors for various forms of study leaves and sabbaticals, it just recently occurred to me...