Want to Help Your Grieving Friend? Learn Lament

Want to Help Your Grieving Friend? Learn Lament

In order to walk with a friend through the long and complicated journey of grief, you need to discover biblical lament and the grace it can provide.

The Secret Discipleship Tool You Already Have

The Secret Discipleship Tool You Already Have

Do you feel a little left out because life keeps you from being directly involved in the command to make disciples? Even if you’re stuck on the sidelines, you have a secret discipleship tool at your disposal.

Cultivate a Christ-Flooded Field of Vision

Cultivate a Christ-Flooded Field of Vision

When our vision is obstructed by the distractions, we need to change our field of vision. We must fix our eyes on Christ, and as we gaze on him, he will dominate our field of vision and we’ll be strengthened by what we see.

Starting Gospel Conversations with Cultural Christians

Starting Gospel Conversations with Cultural Christians

At the outset, the Cultural Christian usually believes the only difference between you and him is that you are just a little more “into” Christianity and perhaps extreme. So where is one to begin in conversation?

When You Feel Like a Disciple-Making Failure

When You Feel Like a Disciple-Making Failure

What should you do when someone you have been discipling is not bearing fruit? What do you do when they walk away? Does that make you a failure?

In Praise of the Plateaued Church

In Praise of the Plateaued Church

We pray for more, because we think more, bigger, and louder will bring us closer to where God wants us to be. But what if “more” actually hinders our ability to draw near to him?