AR and the future of disciple making

By David Murrow on July 12, 2016

Pokémon Go is a silly little game that has become one of the most popular pastimes on planet earth in less than a week. I’m not all that excited about the game — but I am intrigued by the technology behind it, and its potential to train disciples.

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A leftist idea that could lead to a ministry explosion

By David Murrow on June 8, 2016

Liberals may unwittingly set off the greatest evangelistic explosion since Pentecost.

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Youth group: why not put the boys in charge?

By David Murrow on February 29, 2016

Why did these boys come week after week? Not because of my superior leadership skills. I’m sure of that – because I wasn’t leading.

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Help me reinvent the men’s retreat (part 3 of 3)

By David Murrow on February 23, 2016

A successful men’s retreat begins well in advance – by organizing men into teams. Build relationships and team identity long before the retreat begins. Help the men bond by issuing team challenges throughout the weekend. And keep the team structure and point system going after the retreat concludes.

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Help me reinvent the men’s retreat (part 2 of 3)

By David Murrow on February 17, 2016

The most valuable thing a man can take away from a retreat is a group of men he continues to hang out with after the retreat is over.

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Help me reinvent the men’s retreat (part 1 of 3)

By David Murrow on February 10, 2016

I’m going to use my next three blog entries to lay out a plan for a different kind of men’s retreat. This week we’ll look at how we might call and organize men into teams before the retreat takes place.

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Men’s ministry is pointless

By David Murrow on January 13, 2016

…unless you get one thing right first.

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Christianity started as men’s ministry

By David Murrow on December 30, 2015

Christianity started as a men’s ministry. Yes, Jesus had women followers. He ministered to children. But his primary focus was the development of a dozen men.

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Is it a sin to use a smartphone in church?

By David Murrow on November 16, 2015

There have always been distractions in church. The smartphone is the most potent distraction yet.

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Ten takeaways from Reload ’15 conference

By David Murrow on November 11, 2015

Reload is the world’s largest gathering of men’s ministry leaders. Here are ten cool things we learned at Reload.

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