Category: Church & Ministry

The Shepherd is Also a Sheep

Pastors are called to shepherd the flock of God. But when shepherds forget they are also sheep, they risk destroying their ministries and congregations.

/ February 10, 2017

Reflections on Chinese Missions Convention 2016 and the Chinese Evangelical Church

There are precious lessons from the Chinese Evangelical community that we shouldn't leave behind. Here are some reflections on a major Chinese missions conference and prayer points for the American Chinese church.

/ February 2, 2017

Reflecting on T4G’s “The Future of the Asian American Church”

Was it just me or was a big question largely left unanswered? Here are a few of my (very late) reflections on T4G's "The Future of the Asian American Church" gathering along with a gentle push for further reflection.

/ January 25, 2017

Book Review: No Little Women by Amiee Byrd

What does it mean to be a Christian woman? Amiee Byrd's latest book addresses this important topic and offers us her wisdom on the value of women in the church.

/ January 23, 2017

Is Evangelicalism Overly Characterized by Fear?

Neo-Evangelicalism was originally intended to combat religious liberalism. In doing so, she might now be overly characterized by fear.

/ November 22, 2016

Three Evangelicals Walk into a Race Conversation

Before we can enter into meaningful discussions about race we must be realistic about the people having those conversations.

/ November 18, 2016

You Are What You Sing – Pt. 4

What are some practical ways song leaders can best craft worship services that teach the mind and minister to the heart?

/ October 26, 2016

You Are What You Sing – Pt. 3

Is there a way forward for worship music? Thankfully, many artists have provided congregations with theologically powerful songs to sing in worship.

/ October 19, 2016

You Are What You Sing – Pt 2

What makes a song poisonous? A second look at the songs we sing in worship.

/ October 4, 2016

You Are What You Sing – Pt. 1

If the content of the songs we sing in worship matters, shouldn't we expect more from the songwriters serving the church?

/ September 27, 2016