God is a missionary God and He has sent the Church to participate in His mission of reconciling the world to Himself.

How is your life aligned with the mission of Jesus? How are you engaging those in the culture around you with the message of the gospel? This is the challenge facing every believer

Aligning your life with Jesus’ mission

Like Paul the Apostle, you are on a mission. Though your circumstances are less dramatic and dire than Paul’s, do you know that the mission is still the same?

On this St. Patrick’s Day, I’m reflecting on the blessings of Christ.

5 Reasons Why Christians Don't Engage the Culture | missionalchallenge.com

Three years ago today on March 4, 2008 I posted: The Challenge of Engaging the Culture.

There are many things that church planters need to pay attention to while starting a church. Often the focus is on the number of people that show up on Sunday, the number of bills in the offering plate, and the number of cars in the parking lot.

Best Book on Missional Living | missionalchallenge.com

There are lots of books available on Missional Living. Recently as I was looking at what search items led people to my blog, I was surprised to see: “best book on missional living.”

One of the biggest encouragers in my life is Mike Gaston. I’ve known Mike for many years (he was actually my sister’s youth pastor in Junior High). He currently serves as the Outreach Pastor at Grace Baptist Church in Santa Clarita, California. Previously, he served with his wife and kids as missionaries in Cameroon and France.