What People Expect from the Pulpit

Since 1995, I’ve been studying North American churches, lostness, and outreach. Much has changed in those 20+ years. What hasn’t changed, though, is what people expect from the pulpit.

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10 Questions I Have for Small Group Leaders

My wife and I have always been members of churches with a Sunday School program until we joined our current church, Restoration Church in Wake Forest, NC. Now, we attend a small group that meets in a home on Tuesday nights, and we’re learning more about this approach.

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7 Things We Can Learn from Attractional Churches

The debate between being an attractional or missional church continues. I’m not a fan of a church that is ONLY attractional (and I’ve written about the importance of believers doing evangelism), but I do think we can learn some things from the attractional approach.

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