By Caleb Kaltenbach Love the sinner, hate the sin. Even typing the phrase gets me worked up. If there was ever a phrase I wish I could cut out of society, this is one of them. I believe that this phrase has added to lost relationships, divided families, lonely holidays, depressed feelings, and so much more.
By Vince Antonucci “DO YOU LET SINNERS SERVE IN YOUR CHURCH?” This is one of most frequent questions I get from other pastors. It’s not typically worded this way, and it almost always is asked with the best of intentions.
By Kyle Idleman The Bible says everything you do flows from your heart. That’s why our attempts to change our behavior don’t bring any lasting change.
By Kyle Idleman I want you to think about an area of your life that needs some attention. Something in your life that needs to be changed. Maybe it’s a problem with…
By Kyle Idleman Grace received is beautiful, but having to extend grace to someone who doesn't deserve it can be messy.
By Vince Antonucci Every year we do a sermon series based on a movie at our church in Las Vegas. Our church members look forward to this series each year as it generates a lot of excitement, activity and engagement.
By Bill Search Once you've discovered the future leader in your group, the next question is what do you do with them? How do you get them involved in the art of leadership?
By Bill Search Group leaders don't just fall from the sky. I wish they did, but they don't. In fact, the number one way that group leaders emerge is when other group leaders find them. Let me speak to you as a group leader in what to look for in future group leaders.
By Bill Search There are some things that your group can do outside of group time to help build the missional pattern, to help the members of your group cultivate hearts for other people.
By Bill Search Confronting is one of the scariest parts of any small group experience, and maybe that's why a friend of mine coined the term "carefrontation." The idea is that you merge caring and confronting together, and you carefront somebody.
By Bill Search I want you to be on the lookout for a handful of, say, personality types that if left unchecked could do great damage to your group.
By Bill Search Curriculum is just a tool designed to help you lead a discussion. So here’s some advice on how to use it well.