I recently attended a course on Church Revitalization at Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary in order to learn more about Revitalization. As the American Anglican Council’s (AAC) Director of Church Revitalization, it just made sense! One of the presenters, Jim Singleton, gave a very good, succinct summary of the challenge our churches are facing in America. … Read More

The analogy of fishing for evangelism and making disciples of Christ is a good one. I know this because Jesus is the one who made the analogy!  When Jesus called his first disciples, who were fishermen, he said, “Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.” Matthew 4:19 (ESV). So, for nearly two millennia … Read More

Most of us know that exercise is good. Exercising helps us feel better and live longer. Many of our physical problems are a consequence of failing to exercise. We want the doctor to give us a pill that will somehow fix things when the best solution would be to actually exercise. We know we should … Read More