I taught an online class yesterday with pastors and business people from the U.S. and Europe. I woke up this a.m. feeling so encouraged and so hopeful as we go out to reintroduce the Good News of Jesus in our Western Culture. I wanted to share it with you. We came...
Oops! In case you missed it…
Oops! I didn't transfer the link in my last email. Sigh. Fallibility strikes again. In case you missed the 10 year celebration video for Student Church Movements, here it is.. You're part of it! Hope you enjoy.... https://vimeo.com/244958361 Gratefully,...
Celebrating 10 Years of Movements
10 years ago, Jen and I endeavored to start something that, at the time, seemed like a novel concept - grow a movement more than a ministry. Starting on college campuses and not knowing a better term, I simply called it “Student Church Movements”. I was convinced the...
She said, “What you prayed for me was scary accurate.”
The house is full of young people from USC. The atmosphere is energetic with laughter, connecting, and spiritual discussions over a meal. After dinner, my friend Wes announces, "Time for the Jesus story discussion!" Everyone gathers in the living room. Ben and Justin...
Bryan & Sierra
My recent visit to Bryan and Sierra in Montana left me misty-eyed and in awe.
They gave me permission to share their story.
Keep reading — you’ll be amazed what happens at the end.
These 4 Rhythms show up in all movements (And you can create them)
I believe Jesus created the Church to be a viral movement transforming cities and nations. Followers of Jesus seek to emulate his example. He is the greatest movement founder in history. Jesus started a movement with 12 people and a handful of other men and women that...
These Three Tools for Movements Might Shock You
Movements are built around simple, reproducible practices. Here are three practices you can use to make a huge impact with relatively little effort.
Seriously? Muslims, Christians, and Atheists meeting Jesus
“Go into the highways and byways and invite them to come…” Jesus was great at inviting diverse people into the kingdom of God. We can be great at it, too.
Josiah lived in 27 houses before 9th grade. He was looking for Love. Watch him tell his powerful story.
Student Church Movements Honored by National Christian Foundation
Student Church Movements honored by National Christian Foundation
Interview with Clark Kellogg
I recently joined my friend, Ray Hilbert, at America’s Best Hope, an initiative to call for a movement of disciple makers. Here’s the interview I did with Clark Kellogg at the event.
Trainings that Suck and Trainings that Make Movements
Some church planting trainings I’ve done produced no lasting fruit. Some have produced fourth-generation disciples and churches.
What makes the difference?