Here are a few of our favorite books that we at Verge can recommend, and would love for you to pick up one (or all of them!) and be inspired, challenged, and deepened in your walk with Jesus.
How do you teach your children that Christmas is about the birth of Jesus – in the midst of Santa, toys and the crazy holiday schedule? Here are 5 ways you can make Jesus the focus, and make it fun for the kids!
If you're on mission you will be criticized. Here's how to respond.
If we don’t get what the Bible says about systemic and corporate evil and racism, we won’t only misunderstand the Bible, but we won’t understand our non-white brothers and sisters’ pain.
Ever wondered how you can practically lead groups toward mission and develop a leadership pipeline that reproduces disciples and leaders? Check out this Cohort.
Dr. Jarvis Williams gives 3 reasons why churches are still racially segregated, and how we can respond.
Whether it's the change in weather or the natural change in pace, there's no better time to pick up a new book and have your imagination stretched, your faith deepened, and your heart rekindled. Here are a few I personally recommend.
If we don’t learn to put technology, in all its forms, in its proper place, we will miss out on many of the best parts of life. Here are 6 guidelines to know when technology is helping rather than hurting.
Stew, Founding Director of Verge Network, interviews Sho Baracka about racial justice in America today, and how 'colorblindness' is lazy and toxic.
Experts teach us principles for practical theology, but experience can teach us far more. Here are 3 steps for adapting the experts' advice for your context.
The secret to increasing your mission for God is by increasing your maturity with God.
The book of Ephesians lays out a template and code for activating the Body of Christ. Find out what that looks like.
Ultimately time will tell, but just as when you mature, you face your limits and you adapt for future success so the missional movement has hit a wall and is reassessing the way forward. Find out more.
The Bible doesn't have a mission. The mission of God has a Bible.
Find out how celebrity pastors are ruining the church.
This might be the most important missional task for any Christian. Find out what.
What does it look like to partner with God to rebirth our communities when the culture around us has so drastically changed? Find out here.
A healthy church culture is identified by the following three marks. Find out which 3 and why they're important.
How do we turn passive participants into active disciple makers in an ever changing urban context? Find out.
The church is not like family. It is family. Find out why this is so crucial.