The best preparation for preaching to the unconvinced is to build relationships with the unconvinced. If you don’t know any unchurched people, you won’t preach well to them.
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Good stuff! Thanks.posted on: Growing Churches
We are launching the Chicagoland KEZ in our region. We have a training program that Tim Hoekstra and Pedro Avilles lead to develop church planters for the city of Chicago. We also have a cluster...
In my years as a church planter (20 years) CRHM has always been a resourcing and helping agency not a boss or patron. CRHM has always come alongside local churches to help them...posted on: Should we Plant More Churches?
Tim Keller says it so well! We have experienced the same kind of evangelistic growth in our church plant. I wish the denomination would reprioritize and invest more in church planting but we can...posted on: Should we Plant More Churches?
I always enjoy your unique perspective! For someone who was not able to attend the summit I am grateful for a little window into the experience. Thanks!posted on: Prayer Summit Reflections
It's a bit hard to find a search for "You Version" doesn't work. If you just search for Bible and then look for the one that says LifeChurch.tv by it you found it. The NIV was free when I got it...posted on: Technology - A Devotional Tool?
I just started using the YouVersion Bible App for my daily Bible Reading on my IPod. I'm doing a Chronological read through the Bible. I can set it up to send me e-mail reminders and...posted on: Technology - A Devotional Tool?
Here are our policies. The costs for members are generally half off on all costs except the premarital counseling arranged through the counseling center. Generally when we tell non...
Amen to all that's been said here about SBSG's! We've been using them now for a couple of years and it has been one of the best things we have done to revive our small groups. My teaching...posted on: Why I Like Sermon-based Small Groups
I second the motion and call for the question. Choking back the tears. Thank you Rod! :-)posted on: A Poet's View of Synod 2010