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How to Discern God's Presence from a Lawn Chair

How to Discern God’s Presence from a Lawn Chair

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This breakthrough practice helps you discern where the Holy Spirit is at work in your neighborhood--just by sitting and observing.

What's Really Causing Church Decline...and What We Can Do About It

What’s Really Causing Church Decline…and What We Can Do About It

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How can we renew the church's identity and help in join God's work in the 21st century?


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New Research on the Economic Practices of Congregations

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A new Study on Congregations' Economic Practices is being called "the largest and most comprehensive nationally representative study on money and congregations in over a generation." 
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Becoming Aware of Our Abundance

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Bishop Erik Gronberg reflects on what he’s learned about stewardship health, given his lens as bishop in Northern Texas-Northern Louisiana.
How to Lead Dwelling in the Word with Michael Binder

How to Lead ‘Dwelling in the Word’

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An ancient spiritual practice that helps locate where God is active.
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Leading When the Economy Falters

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Every congregation is impacted by the ebbs and flows of the economy that surrounds it. Particularly when things change relatively fast, how do we respond?
How to Create a Neighborhood Prayer Station

How to Create a Neighborhood Prayer Station

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Try creating a neighborhood prayer station as a simple and effective way of connecting with your community.
What's Really Causing Church Decline...and What We Can Do About It

What’s Really Causing Church Decline…and What We Can Do About It

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How can we renew the church's identity and help in join God's work in the 21st century?
What the Spiritual Life Inventory Reveals about the Health of Our Churches

What the Spiritual Life Inventory Reveals about the Health of Our Churches

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What does the Spiritual Life Inventory reveal about the health of our churches--and how might your congregation compare?
Why Jesus?

Why Jesus?

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Share stories of faith and listen deeply to others.
When Enough is Enough

When Enough is Enough

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No greater theme has led stewardship talk in the past generation than
All Together in One Place

All Together in One Place

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The end of the month is always a good time to reflect
Sharing Control

Sharing Control

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Child's play is nothing to be overlooked, since our understanding of developmental
Stewards of the Promise

Stewards of the Promise

Now that fall stewardship campaigns are in the rearview mirror, it’s tempting
Let Us End With Prayer

Let Us End With Prayer

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Churches struggle. Sometimes they are able to move beyond their brokenness. Sometimes
Stewardship at Heart: Children

Stewardship at Heart: Children

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In today’s post, my friend and colleague Justin Lind-Ayers shares a story
Our Top-Five Personal Finance Podcasts

Our Top-Five Personal Finance Podcasts

When it comes to the topic of financial wellness resources, the challenge
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