Ministry Leadership Articles
Churches have been complicit in the Doctrine of Discovery, which took away Native Peoples’ ability to define their own spirituality. What’s our responsibility now?
Phil Dieke, Associate Minister for Young Adult Ministry at Highland Park United Methodist Church, Dallas, Texas and Lorenzo Lebrija, Executive Director of Try Tank will speak to their experiences of trying out new things within their ministries, how they evaluate their projects, and how to bring people on board to innovate within traditional ministry settings.
When it comes to stewardship (whether it be of time, talent, or treasure) every generation approaches giving in different ways. Each generation has its own characteristics and tendencies that will affect their motivation giving, which can vary according to income, race, education, region of the country, and attendance.
Children’s Sermons offer church leaders the opportunity to teach and reach both children and their parents, forming Christians as much by how we teach as by the content of our instruction.