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Why Aren’t Millennials Attending Your Church?

The American church is obsessed with reaching millennials. Well, at least we are obsessed with talking about it. I’m not entirely convinced we really want to reach them, or that we even know what “reaching” them would entail. That aside, I’ve got a good clear reason why millennials aren’t attending your church. No, no, it’s […]

I’m Done Fixing the Church: Turning the Future Over to God

When I find that I am spending my time and energy in ways that are out of sync with my calling, I find it helpful to dust off my ordination vows and reread them in a quiet place where I can reflect. I am always thankful to be reminded that my vows do not ask me to “fix” the church; rather, they ask me to be faithful to the church.