Is self-esteem wrecking church attendance?
A generation bathed in self-esteem is having a hard time integrating into institutional Christianity.
Pastors, you should mention ISIS this Sunday
You have an opportunity to use this tragic tale to stir the hearts of your men.
Preaching to fill time
Many a time I’ve heard a pastor make a powerful, life-changing point. I’ve thought to myself, “That’s it! He’s done. I’m ready to respond.” Yet he continues to speak. A sacred moment is lost.
Will individualism kill corporate worship?
If we come together to do our own thing, why even come together?
The Salvation Army’s man problem
Did you realize the Salvation Army is a church? It’s a denomination, just like Baptist or Methodist or Presbyterian. Salvationists hold weekly worship services. They have singing. Sermons. Socializing. But what they don’t have is many men.
Church builds on a military model
It’s led by a general, not a bishop. New members must sign a declaration of faith and practice known as Articles of War. And each member is referred to as a soldier. Sounds like some weird cult, doesn’t it? So what’s the name of this unusual church?
Archery-based church targets men
What happens when you put an archery range inside an abandoned grocery store and call it a church?
Secularists doing the crazy stuff Christians used to do
Christians used to do some pretty crazy stuff. But in the past few years I’ve noticed the tables turning — secularists are now doing the nutty things religious zealots used to do.
Black Friday special: free DVDs until Thanksgiving
This DVD has been used by thousands of church leaders around the world. It’s a wake up call that helps congregations realize why it’s so important to reach more men and boys.
How men became scary
There was a time when it was considered normal for men to interact with children they did not know in public settings. Today we’d see such a man as a potential pedophile or pervert. How did men become scary?