Why Plant Churches in the South?

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Mossy Barn

As someone who speaks and writes quite often about church planting, there are a few specific questions I'm asked more frequently. One that …
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God Doesn’t Want You to Worry

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Worry

Brett Eastman and I are working with a growing number of churches at Lifetogether Ministries to help them produce their own video-based …
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Eight Terrible Church Visits

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Awkward

When I led a church consultation company, one of the more common facets of my consultation was an on-site visit to a worship service. The …
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Andy Stanley: The Church Can Be Deep and Wide

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Deep and Wide

A little over a year ago, Angie and I started planting Grace Hills Church in northwest Arkansas, and one of our biggest hopes is that it’s a …
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3 Ways To Go ‘Thrifting’ For People

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Thrift

My baby daughter, a beautiful and fashionable 23-year-old, introduced me to a new (to me) verb this year: "thrifting." She loves to "go …
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The Powerful Role of Good Traditions

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San Marco

On a recent trip to Italy my wife and I attended Sunday mass at two 14th century cathedrals in Venice. (Full disclosure: We attended the …
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Last Night, 5,000 Children Died

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World-Food-Day-Child-Hunger

Not in a flood. Not in an earthquake. Not in a wave of tornadoes or a political coups. But from hunger. Hunger. It’s that …
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4 Reasons Your Church Needs Coaches

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Coaching

My son, Matthew, began playing football at a young age.  He was doing ok and getting in the games but it was not until he had the right …
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Don’t Be a Task Master – Build a Team!

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Train

When you’re building a team in a high stakes environment there are two ways to operate: 1. Be a driving task master - you will get the …
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Coming Soon! What On Earth Am I Here For?

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What On Earth Am I Here For? Book

The Church-Wide Campaign 10 years ago, Rick Warren wrote The Purpose Driven Life which became the bestselling hardback non-fiction book in …
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