Growing Closer to God Through Facebook Prayer

Prayer is a critical element of ministry and of movements.  Whether you minister – paid or unpaid – online or offline, you need a net work of people who pray for you regularly.  You need their prayers to help you resist temptation.  You need their prayers to help you grow in your relationship with God.  You need their prayers to… Read more →

Funerals in the Digital Age

Last week, a 9 year-old boy from our offline church was killed in a horrible accident at school.  I heard the news within hours, via Facebook.  Because of social media, the whole church heard of the tragedy in a matter of hours.  The next day, the church staff called me to figure out the best way to use online tools… Read more →

Starting Gospel Movements on Campus: Spritual Warfare

I received a text message from my wife while I was overseas: “Really feeling down today. Don’t know why.” Needless to say, her text caught my attention.  My wife had battled depression in the past, but there were always identifiable triggers.  This time it was unexpected and coincided with my overseas trip to train church planters who work in a… Read more →

Starting Gospel Movements on Campus: Persecution

Every once in awhile I like to create scenarios that require me to think about implementing Gospel planting strategies and applying tactics in new environments.  This is this is the seventh of a 21 part series talking about ways to use Gospel planting strategies with online and offline tactics to catalyze Gospel Planting Movements on a University Campus. Also, these… Read more →

Starting Gospel Movements on Campus: Authority of the Word and The Holy Spirit

Every once in awhile I like to create scenarios that require me to think about implementing Gospel planting strategies and applying tactics in new environments.  This is this is the sixth of a 21 part series talking about ways to use Gospel planting strategies with online and offline tactics to catalyze Gospel Planting Movements on a University Campus. Other posts… Read more →

Starting Gospel Movements on Campus: Communities and Silos

Starting Gospel Movements on Campus: Communities and Silos

Every once in awhile I like to create scenarios that require me to think about implementing Gospel planting strategies and applying tactics in new environments.  This is this is the fifth of a 21 part series talking about ways to use Gospel planting strategies with online and offline tactics to catalyze Gospel Planting Movements on a University Campus. Other posts… Read more →

Starting Gospel Movements on Campus: Obedience

The other day, a gentleman attending one of my classes shared his experience doing a Three Column Study on Matthew 28:16-20: As I wrote the passage in my own words, I realized that I wrote, ‘teach them all things.’  What the passage really said, though, was ‘teach them to obey all things.’ There is a big difference between teaching people… Read more →

Starting Gospel Movements on Campus: Scripture

Every once in awhile I like to create scenarios that require me to think about implementing Gospel planting strategies and applying tactics in new environments.  This is this is the second of a 21 part series talking about ways to use Gospel planting strategies with online and offline tactics to catalyze Gospel Planting Movements on a University Campus. Scripture is… Read more →

Starting Gospel Movements on Campus: Prayer

Every once in awhile I like to create scenarios that require me to think about implementing Gospel planting strategies and applying tactics in new environments.  This is this is the first of a 21 part series talking about ways to use Gospel planting strategies with online and offline tactics to catalyze Gospel Planting Movements on a University Campus. People list… Read more →