AR and the future of disciple making
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.
A leftist idea that could lead to a ministry explosion
Liberals may unwittingly set off the greatest evangelistic explosion since Pentecost.
Youth group: why not put the boys in charge?
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.
Help me reinvent the men’s retreat (part 3 of 3)
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.
Help me reinvent the men’s retreat (part 2 of 3)
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.
Help me reinvent the men’s retreat (part 1 of 3)
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.
Men’s ministry is pointless
…unless you get one thing right first.
Christianity started as men’s ministry
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.
Is it a sin to use a smartphone in church?
There have always been distractions in church. The smartphone is the most potent distraction yet.
Ten takeaways from Reload ’15 conference
Reload is the world’s largest gathering of men’s ministry leaders. Here are ten cool things we learned at Reload.