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3 Things That Make Introverted Guests Nervous About Your Church

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Is raising your hands during a worship service genuine, or simply for show? (Lightstock )

Are we living in a 'show-off' generation? Do we judge the sincerity of people's worship by what their bodies are doing?


8 Contrasts Between the Confessing Church and the Compromising Church

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Has some of today's American church become a compromising church, akin to the German Church of the 1930s? (Wikimedia Commons)

Could there be similarities between the Nazis' German Christians in the 1930-40s and part of today's American church?


4 Tipping Points That Could Result in Societal Chaos

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Police in riot gear detain a demonstrator protesting against the shooting of Michael Brown, in Ferguson, Missouri, Aug. 19, 2014. Police in riot gear ordered dozens of lingering demonstrators in Ferguson, Missouri, to disperse late on Tuesday and charged into the crowd to make arrests as relative calm dissolved amid protests over the police shooting death of Brown, an 18-year-old black teen, in the St. Louis suburb. (Joshua Lott/Reuters)

What is the church doing to keep believers vigilant in prayer against the enemy who wants to destroy our nation?


10 Ways Millennials Are Shaping the Local Church

How much of an impact are Millennials making in your church? (iStock photo)

The younger generation has been much maligned by the church as 'worldly,' but it may surprise you how this group is making an impact locally.


To Grow Your Church You Must Know the Culture

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Have you taken the time to mingle with the people of your community? (iStock photo)

Do you interact with your community regularly, or do you hoard your time as your own? Here's why it might be a good idea to get out and mingle often.


Ed Stetzer: 4 Future Church Trends That May Surprise Many

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There is little doubt that the American church is changing. Some future trends may take many by surprise.


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