A Saint Patrick’s Day Lesson

What a perfect time to read or re-read George Hunter’s thought provoking and hopefully action-oriented book, “The Celtic Way of Evangelism: How Christianity Can Reach the West Again”. Here are a few quotes to ponder as we think about St. Patrick, and the Irish, and the need we have as individual Christians and as churches […]

Landon Whitsitt Ponders ‘The New Evangelism’

Originally posted at landonwhitsitt.com on January 30th, 2012 Last night I found a pretty cool doc as I was cruising Vimeo. It’s called Influencers: How Trends and Creativity Become Contagious. As I watched, my mind naturally went to the idea of “pastors as influencers,” mostly because, well, I self-identify as a pastor. But the more […]

Warner’s Advice to Tebow: Let Your Actions Show Your Faith

from Bruce Laverman: You wouldn’t usually go to the Sports Page of the local newspaper for some sound advice on evangelism, but here it is from the Arizona Republic, Sunday. November 27, 2011, in an article by the newspaper’s sports columnist, Dan Bickley: “Warner’s advice to Tebow: Let your actions show your faith” “Take a knee […]

Social Media and Communication in the Future Church

Christopher Harris knows his stuff when it comes to social media and technology in the church. Here’s a very useful article from FaithGrowth on that topic: Social Media is all the buzz these days. For those in the church this new technology leaves us wondering how to use this tool as a means to support […]