Church leaders often worry that Sunday morning is the ”most segregated day of the week.” On Sunday, churchgoers gather inside congregations that..
Some church leaders call it a “challenge budget,” others a “faith budget.” I call it a bad idea. Faced with a gap..
As I contemplate moving my home and office to a rural area of upstate New York, I worry about being isolated and..
From time to time, traumatic events in society require the congregation to make response. Recent shootings at University of California Santa Barbara..
Church development is about many things — best practices, capable leadership, listening to the world — but the most difficult to grasp,..
When I started traveling to Europe on business in 1999, airplanes looked and behaved more or less the same as they do..
Based on what I am seeing, the issue for churches going forward will be who not what. At a recent retreat, for..
I got a whole new look at my neighborhood on the west side of Manhattan the other day. It was around 4 p.m...
Ever had a leader blow up at you? Ever been the one doing the blow-up? Apparently, it’s far more common than..
If Sunday morning truly is “broken” and if what most church leaders know how to do best isn’t working, what next? ..