Church Growth

Megachurch pastors supporting Trump should be worried about driving the college-educated away

The phenomenon of a couple of pastors publicly defending Trump It is surprising that Jack Graham and Robert Jeffress have been the main spokespeople and defenders of this event between "evangelical leaders" and Trump at the White House that I... Read more →


My Fall 2013 Required Textbooks at Bethel Seminary for Discipleship, Evangelism, and Leadership courses

Here are the textbooks I am requiring for my three Ministry Leadership (ML) courses this fall at Bethel Seminary (St. Paul, MN). I am teaching each of these courses this three times this year and I am teaching each in... Read more →


The latest from Stanley Hauerwas: Memoir and Movies

Coming May 15, 2010: Stanley Hauerwas, Hannah's Child: A Theologian's Memoir (Eerdmans). This introduction is now (January 31, 2010) available for download at Eerdmans's website. Dr. Hauerwas is Gilbert T. Rowe Professor of Theological Ethics at Duke Divinity School. I... Read more →