It is essential for every believer to have a prayer life. Prayer is our communication with God, and its vitality is expressed numerous times throughout His word. Prioritizing prayer means prioritizing our relationship with God. Even Jesus, our model for living, made prayer a daily habit, in which He often ventured off alone to a … Continue reading Practical Ways to Prioritize Prayer in Your Church
In his book Revenge of the Analog, David Sax makes the case that good old-fashioned analog products aren't going anywhere any time soon. And it isn’t just hipsters––with their love of vinyl and Polaroids––propping up the market for old-school stuff. His research, and the research of many others, points to something more fundamental: humans like … Continue reading Ditching Digital: Why Using Screens in Church Is Backfiring
Do you remember when you first accepted Christ in your life? It was an exciting and life-changing experience, right? You also may remember having hit a few bumps from time to time, and thankfully, you had an encouraging pastor or supportive friend to help along the way. Just as God placed a mentor in your … Continue reading 5 Practical Ways to Mentor New Believers
Small group leaders are serving in an important, powerful role. You are guiding the study of God’s Word, helping to plant seed that will prayerfully reap a bountiful harvest of faith. Regardless of the small group’s main topic, the central purpose is to draw closer to God and know Him better. You desire to have … Continue reading Successful Small Group Leaders Depend on These 5 Strategies
You can have better small groups! Follow these 3 research-based tips.