Mobilizing Gen-Z: Stewarding This Generation

Mobilizing Gen-Z: Stewarding This Generation

The following is a summary of The Mission Matters podcast episode with Dr. Jolene Erlacher that first aired on May 15, 2024. Watch the full podcast with Matthew Ellison and Ted Esler here. Jolene is the co-author of Mobilizing Gen Z: Challenges and Opportunities for...
Let Us Whisper Now Together, You and I: Remembering Chip Lusko

Let Us Whisper Now Together, You and I: Remembering Chip Lusko

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, will award to me on that day, and not only to me but also to all who have loved...
A House of Prayer for All Nations: Holy Week Musings

A House of Prayer for All Nations: Holy Week Musings

. . When we read about the events of Holy Week in the Bible, we would do well to pause and slowly ponder their significance. This week is, after all, the most significant week in history. As we take a brief look at Mark 11:15-19, I encourage you to close out all...
Coaching Churches in the Midst of Unimaginable Brokenness and Sorrow

Coaching Churches in the Midst of Unimaginable Brokenness and Sorrow

. As a coach, I have walked with churches through many hard, but holy, conversations, but when I started coaching Covenant Presbyterian Church in Nashville, TN last fall, I had no idea what would unfold. When tragedy struck their school and church in March, we paused...
Black Friday Sale – When Everything Is Missions

Black Friday Sale – When Everything Is Missions

“If everything is mission, nothing is mission. If everything the church does is to be classed as “mission,” we shall need to find another term…” – Stephen Neil . In the first book, When Everything Is Missions, Matthew & Denny called all of...