Dealing with awkward customers

We’ve all had them. Those awkward, tricky customers who turn up to your church. They seem to like being around Christians, or at least want

How do we handle concerns of non-attendance?

‘Where was John? I haven’t seen him for a few weeks.’ I am sure the question, or something close to it, has surfaced with more

Don’t confuse important things for the chief thing and act like it is the only thing

I recently wrote about getting your polity and ecclesiology right before problems arise in your church. In it, I made the claim, ‘the overwhelming majority

The both-and debate continues – a rejoinder

Dave Williams has been blogging lately about a ‘both-and’ approach to utilising our resources. He has been broadly arguing in favour of recognising certain things