30 Leading in Prayer – Max Lucado on how good prayers shake heaven and shape community. Interview by Drew Dyck
35 Doing Community Behind Bars – Prison ministry demands really practical theology. By Larry Dixon
38 The Mars & Venus Church Staff – A field guide to navigating gender sensitivities. By Margot Starbuck
40 Is Faith Sufficient for Membership? A case study in leadership discernment.
44 It Takes a Church – Adopting five foster children is impossible, unless you have the right support. By Jason Johansen
49 Serving Immigrants Saved Our Church – How welcoming the stranger revived a declining congregation. By Michael Lynch
54 Make Room for Me – New research reveals what Millennials like and don’t like about churches and what we can do to reach them. By Marian V. Liautaud
18 When Small is Better – Reenvisioning small church success. Interview with Karl Vaters
22 3 Mistakes – When Changing the World
24 Reaching Churchless America – Commentary by David Kinnaman
65 Merge Ahead – A way forward for declining churches
74 Leadership Shorts – Summary of View from the Top by D. Michael Lindsay
78 Ideas that Work – Innovations around the ministry world.
85 High Anxiety – Leaders have lots of reasons to worry… and one overriding reason not to.
90 Getting to ‘Aha’ – Kyle Idleman on steps to transformation
94 For the Love of Fierce Variety – Commentary by Mark Buchanan