The church I would plant (part 3)

By David Murrow on May 19, 2015

Men’s League is an extremely simple, lightweight church-planting model that focuses like a laser on the development of men within small teams. In this post, I’ll answer some questions and discuss a few advantages to the approach, which comes straight out of the Gospel of Luke.

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The church I would plant (part two)

By David Murrow on May 12, 2015

If I were planting a church it would look nothing like the model we know today. Instead, I’d pattern it after the model I see in Luke 6, 8 and 10.

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The church I would plant (part one)

By David Murrow on May 4, 2015

So here’s my crazy idea: what if we could plant a church where discipleship is the dog and worship is the tail?

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Has this book changed your church/ministry?

By David Murrow on March 11, 2015

Have you read “Why Men Hate Going to Church”? Has it borne fruit in your church and ministry? If so, tell me about it.

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Why churches are stage-driven

By David Murrow on March 3, 2015

Most churches program a series of low-risk, stage-driven activities such as worship services, classes and seminars. These allow people to learn about their faith without actually practicing it.

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Preaching to fill time

By David Murrow on February 10, 2015

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.

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Archery-based church targets men

By David Murrow on December 16, 2014

What happens when you put an archery range inside an abandoned grocery store and call it a church?

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Stop telling me to fall in love with Jesus

By David Murrow on December 9, 2014

When I think of my faith, I do not see it as a love affair. I don’t envision myself sitting across a table in a candlelit restaurant, staring into Jesus’ eyes, casually flirting with him. I don’t picture myself walking hand-in-hand on a beach, opening a love note from Jesus, or climbing into bed next to him.

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Secularists doing the crazy stuff Christians used to do

By David Murrow on December 3, 2014

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.

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Black Friday special: free DVDs until Thanksgiving

By David Murrow on November 19, 2014

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.

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