Five Practices of Fruitful Congregations was published in May, 2007. Before the end of summer, the book had already gone through three printings. During the fall of 2007, hundreds of congregations heard sermon series, led book studies, taught classes, or held leadership retreats on the Five Practices. The Five Practices language began to form the […]
My sister finished the Austin Half-Marathon a couple of weeks ago, and I congratulate her for a job well done. She and I have completed several full marathons together over the years – Chicago, San Francisco, Marine Corps, Disney, and Houston among them. I’ve run a few on my own, and she’s run a few […]
Where were you on September 11, 2001 when you heard the news?