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Five Problems With Christian Evangelism (and What to Do Instead)
Originally Posted: 05/12/2015 - 7:26pm | Type: Blog

Here are some all-too-common examples of how we misstep when trying in one way or another to share our faith with others. Most of us can agree that Christians have a bit of a PR p ...

Inward-Focused or Outward? Christian Congregations at a Crossroads
Originally Posted: 03/18/2015 - 12:03pm | Type: Blog

American Christianity is at a crossroads again. American Christianity is at a crossroads — again. It’s the latest in a long string of crossroads. In the run-up to revolution, ...

Five Things That Are Holding Christianity Back
Originally Posted: 09/23/2013 - 9:06am | Type: Blog

In my ongoing effort to help name trends and offer an alternative way of thinking about our faith, here are the five biggest things I’ve seen that tend to keep us from doing our best work as the living, breath ...