Tag: church

The Church is the People of God

To the New Calvinist struggling to serve in your less-than-ideal local church: Remember, the church is the people of God.

/ September 16, 2017

Ethnic Churches in America: A Conversation

Are ethnic churches biblically unfaithful? A fruitful conversation between Clark Fobes, Daniel Eng, and myself.

/ March 20, 2017

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

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

The Church Will Be the Church

Final thoughts on election day.

/ November 8, 2016

A Reformer in the Margins: Theodore Beza

Who was Theodore Beza and how does knowing him help us understand our Reformation roots today?

/ October 31, 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

The Four Chambers of Youth Ministry’s Heart

How should we design our youth ministries to be most effective in the lives of our students?

/ July 29, 2016