In a survey among pastors conducted by LifeWay Research in 2015, the question was asked, "Why did you leave your last church?" While 54% decided to leave because they felt they had taken the church as far as they could, there were others who attributed their separation to consistently difficult interactions with their congregation. 23% … Continue reading Don’t Be a Backseat Minister
"Media smugglers get Taylor Swift, Game of Thrones, and the New York Times to Cubans every week through an illegal network of runners." This is the elevator pitch for the Vox mini-documentary released on YouTube last year. https://youtu.be/fTTno8D-b2E Officially, the only content permitted for public viewing in Cuba is filtered through the government. However, some … Continue reading ‘Game of Thrones’ Has Made it to Cuba. What Does This Mean For Missions?
As 2016 comes to a close, and a new year commences, many have undoubtedly been considering various resolutions to make. Some of these resolutions may be related to the physical – deciding to lose a few pounds, eat healthier, go running more often, etc. Others may pertain to the mental – like reading more or taking … Continue reading Three Resolutions to Consider at the Beginning of the New Year