Building Healthy Communities

Cultivate healthy communities through challenges and conflict, and across multiple dimensions of diversity.

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Accentuating the Positive in Youth Sports

How churches can support the beautiful and the good found in athletics for kids

No Longer Living in Christendom

How much do we trust God?

The Antioch Effect

Reimagining church in a multicultural world via the book of Acts

Coming Back from Burnout?

Seeing our pastors as people with the same need for compassionate care that we have

Where Can Hope be Found?

The importance of eschatology in Christian community

Real Estate as Ministry?

Invited into sacred spaces of transition

What Does the Birth of Jesus Mean to You?

Sharing faith stories is a gift.

Listening to Spiritual Lives in Your Ministry Context

Learning more about the stories and struggles of those entrusted to our care

Please, Stop Calling It a Pageant!

Children leading worship helps us understand and experience God's Word in a new way

Dear Sophia: How to survive my family’s holiday gatherings?

When experiences and views of loved ones differ, how can we still enjoy each other's company?

Meeting Neighbors Where They Are

Pastor Carl Johnson on missional church and the mixed ecology

The Need Is So Great, but Small Acts Are Christ Embodied

You can live Jesus’ message of compassion

The Wisdom in Being a Nobody

Among the wreckage of our bruised and battered egos is a haze of grace

4.40: Introducing Dinner Church with JD Larson

Hosts Dr. Dee stokes and Dwight Zscheile welcome church planter of North City Church, JD Larson.

Rural Resilience Requires Community

In the toughest times, we can't go it alone

The Urgency of Loving Others

Why Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s ideas of personhood matter today

Resilience as Imagination

When life knocks us down, imagination can help us get back up.

Get on the Tractor: Church Community Amid the ‘Idle and Disruptive’

How 2 Thessalonians can help us move past complaining.