Five ways to encourage members to participate in the church

Getting people to do stuff in church is hard, isn’t it? Hardly a church or leader I know doesn’t, on some level, worry about the

What do we need in deprived communities?

Increasing prayer, evangelism and discipleship

How do you get your church to pray more? How do you increase Evangelism? How do you get people to engage in discipleship? These are

Why invite visiting speakers?

I wouldn’t encourage anyone to build their entire teaching programme around a perpetual itinerate ministry. Churches do not thrive on disjointed sermons that pick and

Your kids can’t get a new father but you can get a new phone

A few weeks ago I got an email on my day off. The email was from a solicitor asking whether I would write a statement

EN article: Why only a few good men?

I have been asked to write a regular column for Evangelicals Now. The latest article (my original, unedited version) is below. In my church, there

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