Acquiring Humility

Humility can conjure up depressing images of self-abasement and groveling, however, this is not the true meaning of humility. Perhaps we can best understand humility by attempting to see ourselves through God’s eyes rather than our own.

God’s Purpose for the Church

In Matthew 16:18 Jesus said to Peter and the other disciples, “I will build my church…” But for what purpose did He build His church? As I search the scriptures, there are two passages that serve as bookend statements that give our answer. In Matthew 4:18 and following, we find […]

What Is Healthy Growing Churches?

Healthy Growing Churches (HGC) is a network of missional-minded individuals and churches committed to expanding the Kingdom of God by transforming their communities and the world through and for Christ. Six years or so ago, five people met in Orlando, Florida to discuss their concern for the state of the […]