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Category Archives: Cities

A People Ops Veteran on Navigating the Gnarliest Conversations and Other Articles Church Leaders Should Read

Here’s a collection of interesting, thought-provoking articles from around the web from recent weeks. For more links, check out our Flipboard magazines: Leadership Network Today,…

7 Leadership Superpowers You Might Not Know You Have and Other Articles Church Leaders Should Read

  Here’s a collection of interesting, thought-provoking articles from around the web from recent weeks. For more links, check out our Flipboard magazines: Leadership Network…

Why the Church Can Rescue Us from Our Smartphones and Other Articles Church Leaders Should Read

  Here’s a collection of interesting, thought-provoking articles from around the web from recent weeks. For more links, check out our Flipboard magazines: Leadership Network…

WEDx–An Idea Whose Time Has Come

By: in: Cities, City Impact, Marriage Ministry, Missional on: February 13, 2016

This week I had lunch with a friend of mine, Erik Hanson, lead pastor at First Presbyterian Church in Boulder Colorado. Over lunch he…

Reaching the Hard to Reach

The most effective church leaders in the country are doing so much more than just trying to draw a crowd on Sunday.  They have…

City Transformation as a Platform (Part II)

Platforms are breaking the traditional rules of how value is created and how customers are being served. Platforms are the most disruptive business model…

Christian Renaissance: The Power of the Gospel However Dark the Times

By: in: Books, Cities, Uncategorized on: August 25, 2014

Os Guinness is always one of those writers I find intriguing. He combines solid scholarship and cultural analysis to give highly readable, practical ways…

Can you craft a whole book from one small sermon of Paul?

The Gospel in the Marketplace of Ideas: Paul’s Mars Hill Experience for Our Pluralistic World proves you can. Not only that, it proves that…

Thinking about city transformation

By: in: Cities, Externally Focused Churches on: April 5, 2014

As of May, 2007 more people live in cities than live in rural areas and that trend is never going back. God begins his…

“We are not Castaways but Colonists&”

A few months ago, at the recommendation of a young co-worker, I read Jules Verne’s Mysterious Island. Here’s how the book begins: Five Union…