Tagged: ministry

How many Chinese churches are in the USA?

How many Chinese churches are in the USA?

Statistics are useful for strategic planning for the future of churches and ministries, or any organization for that matter, even if they’re estimates. I had researched the number of Chinese churches in the United States and Canada 5 years ago in 2009...

iMinistry 2014 is coming October 14-16

iMinistry 2014 is coming October 14-16

The best (and the only) social media church conference for advanced practitioners is coming again this October 14-16, 2014. It’s the kind of place that Social Media Church podcast listeners would love to gather around in-person and in real-time. The website is coming...

How Money Muddles Ministry Motives

How Money Muddles Ministry Motives

I confess that I have an uneasy relationship with money. And having spent a decade of my life preparing for being a pastor, I’ve given these related topics more than the average Joe or Jane. (This blog post is more of a...

Who are the 3 Church Consultants on Reality TV?

Who are the 3 Church Consultants on Reality TV?

Seminaries are great at training for theology, and the theological foundation is absolutely essential. But there’s a whole business side of running a church, as many of us learn the hard way. That’s where church consultants come in—to lay the organizational foundation...

Asian American pastors 10/29 lunch: Shared Power – Learning to Lead Well

Asian American pastors 10/29 lunch: Shared Power – Learning to Lead Well

[I won’t be able to make this event, but you and Asian American church leaders and pastors should. Limited space is running out!] Please join us for a FREE lunch and a panel discussion on “Shared Power-Learning to Lead Well.” We will...

Pastor Rick Warren Returns for a New Season of Ministry

Pastor Rick Warren Returns for a New Season of Ministry

Pastor Rick Warren returns to the pulpit at Saddleback Church after a 16-week sabbatical. He and wife Kay and family and extended family and church family and God’s family have shared an agonizing experience as we’re grieved together over the loss of...

a 21st century high tech prison ministry

a 21st century high tech prison ministry

Jesus said “… when I was in prison, you visited me.” I confess I’m missing out on a glimpse of Jesus since I have not yet ever visited someone a prison. By grace I don’t personally know anyone there, and of course...

New SPU program for Asian American Ministry

New SPU program for Asian American Ministry

Connected with Billy Vo via this video interview, and learned of his spiritual journey and his new work at Seattle Pacific University and its Asian American Ministry Program. [Facebook page] [watch video over at YouTube] This June 13-15 in Seattle is the...