Do Surge Or Do Something

Do Surge Or Do Something

“What do you think about this Surge thing?” We were having a camp meeting conversation a week ago and an old question took on a new life. I had to pause and think because frankly, in the Huntsville area Surge has not been the Sabbath dinner...

A Martian, a Meeting, and the Mission

A Martian, a Meeting, and the Mission

I was exercising in downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan, and the setting was nothing short of inspiring. The Gerald Ford Presidential Museum was to my left. The Michigan River was on my right; and I ran down a damp trail between them. My mind was...

3 Common Sense Keys to Church Growth

3 Common Sense Keys to Church Growth

The problem with common sense is that it’s not quite as common as it used to be. This is particularly true in the area of church growth and evangelism. Most pastors understandably and appropriately want their churches to grow.  Despite the...