5 Simple Ways You Can Develop A Culture of Care

While there are many programs that a church can employ to help them care for people the best path to being a caring church is to create a culture of care. Here are four ways you can do this:

Two Challenges to Navigating Our Culture

There are challenges and landmines to navigating culture well. Two in particular could destroy your discipleship and evangelism efforts. Here are the main ones (and what to do about it).

3 Styles of Discipleship

Sometimes our discipleship focuses too heavily on either thoughts, emotions or actions. By understanding the three styles of discipleship, we can get to a more holistic approach to developing people.

Top 18 Books of 2018

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.

Discipleship and Identity

Discipleship starts with understanding our identity in relationship with God. Karen Ellis unpacks this and how this perspective informs discipleship.

Defining Discipleship

What is discipleship? K.A. Ellis gives a snapshot of this often misunderstood mark of the Christian life.

Understanding Systemic Racism

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.

Summer Reading Recommendations

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.

6 Ways To Reclaim Real Life In A World of Technology

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.