Here are some articles, blogs, and podcasts from this past week that you may find helpful as you work with young adults in your church and community.
“The Power of Small” by Lisa Cannon Green
Small churches—multiplying like cells of the body—are key to the growth of God’s kingdom, and the undeniable struggles of small churches are a source of power that can’t be matched by the megachurch. In this Facts & Trends article, Lisa Cannon Green dives into the struggles and advantages small churches face in modern-day ministry.
“How to Win the Hearts of Black College Students” by Greg McCall
With many recent issues regarding race relations, feelings of guilt, shame, and even anger have sprung up throughout our culture. Greg McCall offers a few gospel-centered ways to win the hearts of black college students.
“Will We See a Church Planting Movement in North America?” by Jeff Christopherson
Is it possible that we will see a church planting movement in North America? The rise of church planting fervor within many streams of evangelicalism has led many to ask this question. Jeff Christopherson shares 7 common characteristics of how church leaders can prepare themselves and their churches.