why I love the church

Why I LOVE the Church by Kathy Escobar

Yes, I call out unhealthy church systems all the time.Yes, I rant and rave about equality.Yes, I believe sometimes people need to leave church-as-they-knew-it...
How to get the Mind of Christ

How to get The Mind of Christ Through Open Participation

Consensus can be looked at from many angles, but here I will focus on the importance of all voices being heard in the pursuit...
City Church Concept

Relationships and the City Church Concept

In church, as in all things relationship trumps geography, or in this case the city church concept. This could be a small business success...
church relationships

7 Levels of Church Relationships

Relationships created and formed by the love of God and established and maintained in the unity of the Spirit are the pillars of the...
Church Services

Church Services, Meetings, and Gatherings

Until we deal directly with issues like the difference between church services, meetings, and gatherings the organized traditional systems will pass us off as...
unchurch

It’s Time to UNCHURCH the CHURCH! by Bert Farias

In a survey conducted in Amsterdam in the 1990’s, young people were asked two questions: Are you interested in God? Are you interested in...
healing division in the church

Healing Division in the Church by Living Grace

It’s sad that Christianity is divided into so many different groups. We all have a little different interpretation of the bible and a little...
organic church life

In Search of Organic Church Life

I am aware that the majority of the church world is in La-La Land and that this article is going to be understood by...
understanding unchurched

Understanding Unchurched Christians and why they are leaving the Church

A few words about “leaving church.” Virtually every time I catch wind of the phrase — “leaving church” — almost always, the person using the...
Church Revolution

Church Revolution The Need for a Biblical Emancipation

Have you ever wondered why the Church is in the mess it is in? Or maybe you have thought everything is fine; it’s just...
The Kind of Love that is Building His Church

The Kind of Love that is Building His Church

In a world where morality is falling like dead leaves in the winter, words just don’t carry the weight necessary to communicate properly. Our...
Gathering of the Church

7 Takeaways from a New Testament Gathering of the Church

If you are like me, the idea of visiting a New Testament gathering of the saints has always been a desire and a longing...
In Christ Alone

Finding Focus in Christ Alone by David Fredrickson

For several years now, there’s been much talk and writing about what church is and/or what it should be. Some of it is pretty...
The State of the Church

The State of the Church Today; An Apostolic Assessment by Don Atkin

• In America, 3,500 – 4,000 churches close their doors each year. • Churches lose an estimated 2,765,000 people each year to nominalism and secularism. Today’s...
importance of spiritual fellowship

Vital Importance of Spiritual Fellowship by Ron McGatlin

Precious Jesus followers, who are by nature kingdom seekers, you are the salt of the earth and the only hope of this world. No...
organic church

Organic Church by Frank Viola

You would think by now that most people would understand these terms but not so. Most Church Leaders still see the organic church as...
The Church in America

The Financial Shutdown of the Church in America

For years the Church in America has been going off course. The foundations upon which most Christian congregations operate on today are rotten to...
Church Building Idolatry

God’s House and Church Building Idolatry

Before we can see the next move of God, we will have to surrender our idols. Most Christians in the 21st century say they...
absence spiritual hunger church

The Absence of Spiritual Hunger in the Church Today

The signs are all around us. Christians promise to be there, then they don’t show up. People falling asleep during the services.  The slow...