I've been reading in preparation for my introduction to evangelism course this fall. The academic literature on evangelism is fairly consistent in
I've never had "evangelism" in my job title before, and quite frankly I never thought that I would. Though most people never said anything out loud,
UNCO---an "unconference" for church leaders, pastors, families, and seminarians---has been on my wish list of events to attend for several years.
In addition to the new Pew report on US religious trends, this week we also received the 2014 statistics report from the Presbyterian Church (USA).
Yesterday the Pew Research Center---which is among our most helpful trackers of religious trends---released new data on American religiosity:
For the past few years I have been cultivating an approach to ministry I call "Network Church." Elements of this approach have certainly been in