The grace in innovation

"The practical necessity of innovation in our increasingly post-Christian country is an opportunity, perhaps even a movement of grace," writes Chris Dela Cruz.

Book Reviews

The N-Word of God

"Let the unorthodox nature of this work speak to the body of believers in new and transformative ways that take seriously the past – and present – in hopes of envisioning a more just future." — Jordan Burton

Outlook Features

Discussion guide

Discussion guide for April 2024 issue

In each issue of the Outlook, we include a discussion guide to further reflect on the issue. We recommend using this guide in your Bible study, small group or book club. It's our invitation into a faithful conversation.


Multiplying gifts

When we start from a perspective of abundance, our blessings become clear and our work less daunting, writes Teri McDowell Ott.

Faithful conversations

The challenges of “innovation”

Theologians and writers Andrew Root and Kenda Creasy Dean have different takes on innovation. They join Wes Ellis to share their perspectives on the future of the church.

Podcast Review

Podcast review: “New Way”

An extension of the 1001 New Worshiping Communities initiative, Sara Hayden's New Way podcast, is an honest conversation between pastors and church leaders exploring a new way of doing ministry.