Out of Ur previews an upcoming Leadership Journal article by Tim Conder on the missional church. Conder wonders if "missional" has become the new evangelical buzzword and provides a helpful list of characteristics shared by those churches that identify themselves as such.
Al Mohler is thankful beyond words to all who prayed for him during his hospitalization. It's good to know he's recovering at home.
When I got my copy of Paul Tripp's and Tim Lane's new book, How People Change, I didn't recognize its publisher - New Growth Press. If you'd like to know more about the official publisher of CCEF's literature, read this. (HT: Michael DiMarco)
PS at Burn the Ships points to a video of Barbara Walters interviewing Joel Osteen that helps explain why the smiling preacher topped the Church Report's recent list of the 50 most influential Christians in America.
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