Tagged: churches

Matching pastors to churches

Matching pastors to churches

Churches are searching for pastors. Pastors are looking for churches. Making the connection can be quite challenging for many on both sides of the equation. Sure there’s a spiritual dimension to all of this– being a pastor is a “calling,” (whatever that...

churches closing and pastors leaving

churches closing and pastors leaving

Question >> “do u know a place to get stats on how many churches close a day, month, year etc and the same on pastors and leaders leaving ministry?” djchuang >> Good question. (And, in case you can’t tell, this question came...

a class about Multi-Site Churches

a class about Multi-Site Churches

In tonight’s class about multi-site churches, I mentioned a number of resources :: [slides] the multi-site church revolution (overview) [papers] Leadership Network’s resources about multi-site churches — free downloads [book] The Multi-Site Church Revolution: Being one church in many locations by Geoff...

can Christmas bring people together?

can Christmas bring people together?

Christmas celebrates the coming of Christ into the world. Jesus shows us what God is really like, and shows us what He wants for people. “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men.” (Luke 2:14) Jesus...

churches reaching next gen Asian Americans

churches reaching next gen Asian Americans

Over at the L2 Foundation blog, I’ve posted my presentation (slides + audio) from last weekend, titled “How Churches are Reaching Asian Americans“, presented in Oakland/ East Bay area at the ISAAC Chinese Churches Consultation and at Bay Area Chinese Bible Church....

how I’m quoted in the Los Angeles Times article

how I’m quoted in the Los Angeles Times article

It was delightful to be interviewed by K. Connie Kang for the Los Angeles Times during the past week. Her work in the religion beat is most commendable for raising awareness of the social location within particular ethnic racial contexts. I talked...