Saturday, September 30, 2023

10 Reasons Church Attendance Is Declining (even for Committed Christians)

Declining church attendance comes up in a surprising number of conversations – and no one’s quite sure how to respond to it. The issue? Even committed church...

Joining God In the Impossible, Part 2 by Eric Smith

I’m so glad you’ve come back to hear the testimony of the greatest miracle Brother R.W. Schambach said he ever saw in his lifetime...

Finding the Well In Your Community

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Written by: Olivia Meade Olivia Meade works as a content editor for Acts 29. She’s a member of New Heights Church in West Virginia, where she...

Churches Are Getting Less of Total Charitable Giving—here’s Why (and What You Can Do...

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For decades, the church has lost ground with overall charitable giving. Charitable giving is up—a near record of $485 billion in 2021, despite surging inflation.Giving to...

5 Steps to Building a Winning Culture

“Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” - Peter Drucker. This well-known and powerful quote demonstrates how the best strategy goes awry without a healthy team. To...

5 Ministry Killers and How to Defeat Them

Help for Frustrated Pastors Has your dream of making a difference for God brought more frustration than happiness? Are you suffering from pastoral burnout or...

Joining God In the Impossible, Part 1 by Eric Smith

We know with God all things are possible, right? God can do anything with anybody as long as they’re available. I don’t consider myself a...

My Greatest Surprise About Churches Seeking Consultations

I’ve done church consulting for decades now. Over the years, I’ve worked with churches of various sizes, multiple denominations, differing polities, and diverse locations....

How Church Leaders Can Mobilize Their Churches for Community Ministry

It’s exciting to see many churches embracing community and missional ministry more than ever. When I grew up, I can’t remember being challenged to...

Strip-club Ministry: My Daughter’s Story

This is my married daughter’s story about her ministry to women involved in strip clubs. She and her husband recently moved to California, yet...
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Five Tips for Pastors on Using Ai

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This article is written by Josh Burnett, CEO of Sermons.tech. The era of Artificial Intelligence is here. Once confined to the realms of sci-fi novels and...

Pastoring with the Personal Touch

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“I just called to say I love you…” –Stevie Wonder This week I received a note from a pastor friend.  “When you were here three...

3 Mindsets for Leaders and Money – and the Truth About Materialism

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How a leader relates to money is contagious. Whether you lead a small group or the entire church, how you handle money influences others...