Journey Guide: Engaging Culture

Journey Guide: Engaging Culture |

In The Missional Journey by Bog Logan, I had the privilege of contributing my “commentary” as well as compiling Journey Guides at the end of each chapter to help groups of believers take further steps to live out the principles in the book.
If you want to take significant action toward engaging culture, the Journey Guide will help you accomplish this.

5 Ideas for Parent Churches

5 Ideas for Parent Churches |

My children are now in their twenties. I love the ways that our relationship has changed over the past 20+ years. And I love being their dad. My role has changed – but I will always be my kid’s dad. What a blessing!

Admit It: You Need Help

Admit It: You Need Help |

We all need help.

APEST Assessment

I first completed the APEST Assessment about three years ago. If you aren’t familiar with this acronym, it is based on Ephesians 4:11.

Balancing Vision, Expectations and Reality

Balancing Vision, Expectations and Reality |

One of the challenges that church planters often face is when their vision creates expectations that don’t meet reality.

First Make Disciples

We planted Lake Hills Church in North LA County in 1990.

Discipling: A Life of Obedience

Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” — Jesus (Mt 28:19-20)

Immature Christians Need to Grow Up!

Immature Christians Need to Grow Up! |

My friend and colleague in the Missionary Church Western District, Len Sunukjian, sent me a link to an article today in Charisma magazine entitled – Discipleship is Not a Dirty Word. While I’ve never personally viewed “discipleship” as a dirty word, I agree with these statements: