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Jul. 07, 2022

A Blog Pause for Book Work

Featured image for “But We Used To Be A Big Church…”
Jun. 23, 2022

But We Used To Be A Big Church…

Featured image for “Participation Lessons for the Pentecost Season”
Jun. 06, 2022

Participation Lessons for the Pentecost Season

Featured image for “A Superpower Story of Small-Setting Nimble”
May. 23, 2022

A Superpower Story of Small-Setting Nimble

Featured image for “In Lament of Praise Bands”
May. 12, 2022

In Lament of Praise Bands

Featured image for “Four Hybrid Worship Lessons from Small Congregations”
Apr. 25, 2022

Four Hybrid Worship Lessons from Small Congregations

Featured image for “Small-Group Worship in Big-Group Space: The Challenge, Two Fixes, and How the Good News Talks Back”
Apr. 18, 2022

Small-Group Worship in Big-Group Space: The Challenge, Two Fixes, and How the Good News Talks Back

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Mar. 28, 2022

Co-Creating Palm to Passion with Your Small Congregation

Featured image for “3 Holy Week Resources for Small Congregations: Let the Scripture Work”
Mar. 20, 2022

3 Holy Week Resources for Small Congregations: Let the Scripture Work

Featured image for “Story Sharing in Worship: Children, Easter, and the Miracle of Mirror Neurons”
Mar. 14, 2022

Story Sharing in Worship: Children, Easter, and the Miracle of Mirror Neurons

Featured image for “Sharing Your Insight: What Do You Notice About Performance and Participation?”
Mar. 07, 2022

Sharing Your Insight: What Do You Notice About Performance and Participation?

Featured image for “Lenten Prayer: Simple Reminders for These Complicated Times”
Feb. 28, 2022

Lenten Prayer: Simple Reminders for These Complicated Times

Featured image for “The Big Worship Word We’ve Forgotten”
Feb. 21, 2022

The Big Worship Word We’ve Forgotten

Featured image for “Ash Wednesday: Downloadable, High-Participation, Small-Setting, Intergenerational Worship Stations”
Feb. 14, 2022

Ash Wednesday: Downloadable, High-Participation, Small-Setting, Intergenerational Worship Stations

Featured image for “Seven Worship Advantages for Small Congregations: No More Just-ing”
Feb. 07, 2022

Seven Worship Advantages for Small Congregations: No More Just-ing

Featured image for “Participation Starters in the Real World: Stories from Sandy”
Jan. 31, 2022

Participation Starters in the Real World: Stories from Sandy

Featured image for “The Wounding of Small Congregation Pastors”
Jan. 24, 2022

The Wounding of Small Congregation Pastors

Featured image for “Part 3: Five Practical Starts for the Participation Advantage”
Jan. 18, 2022

Part 3: Five Practical Starts for the Participation Advantage

Featured image for “Part 2: The Participation Advantage–A Small Congregation Superpower”
Jan. 10, 2022

Part 2: The Participation Advantage–A Small Congregation Superpower

Featured image for “Part 1: A Plea for a Different Way–The Blog That Will Get Me into Trouble”
Jan. 03, 2022

Part 1: A Plea for a Different Way–The Blog That Will Get Me into Trouble

Featured image for “Traveling Communion Set: Replacing Efficient with Lavish”
Dec. 27, 2021

Traveling Communion Set: Replacing Efficient with Lavish

Featured image for “Unexpected Indicator: The Church Refrigerator Door”
Dec. 20, 2021

Unexpected Indicator: The Church Refrigerator Door

Featured image for “Q&A: “But We Don’t Have Any Children”—Five Anyway Ideas”
Dec. 13, 2021

Q&A: “But We Don’t Have Any Children”—Five Anyway Ideas

Featured image for “Great Shares: GenOn Ministries”
Dec. 10, 2021

Great Shares: GenOn Ministries

Featured image for “Christmas-to-Epiphany Sunday: A Simple-Lavish Arts & Music Celebration”
Dec. 06, 2021

Christmas-to-Epiphany Sunday: A Simple-Lavish Arts & Music Celebration

Featured image for “An Essential New Year’s Practice for Small-Setting Pastors”
Nov. 29, 2021

An Essential New Year’s Practice for Small-Setting Pastors

Featured image for “The Outside-In Planning Strategy for Music”
Nov. 22, 2021

The Outside-In Planning Strategy for Music

Featured image for “Anticipating Advent, Part 2: Gentle Reminders”
Nov. 15, 2021

Anticipating Advent, Part 2: Gentle Reminders

Featured image for “Advent Ready, Part 1: Free Downloads for Small-Setting Worship”
Nov. 05, 2021

Advent Ready, Part 1: Free Downloads for Small-Setting Worship

Featured image for “Q & A: Call to Worship with Small-Setting Strengths-Conversation”
Nov. 01, 2021

Q & A: Call to Worship with Small-Setting Strengths-Conversation

Featured image for “Great Idea: Thanksgiving Worship that Lets the People Preach”
Oct. 25, 2021

Great Idea: Thanksgiving Worship that Lets the People Preach

Featured image for “The Holy Art of Stretching in the Time of COVID”
Oct. 18, 2021

The Holy Art of Stretching in the Time of COVID

Featured image for “Great Idea: Community Remembrance Event for Those Who’ve Lost a Loved One During COVID”
Oct. 11, 2021

Great Idea: Community Remembrance Event for Those Who’ve Lost a Loved One During COVID

Featured image for “Q & A: Reframing “Joys & Concerns”—Seven Simple Ideas”
Oct. 04, 2021

Q & A: Reframing “Joys & Concerns”—Seven Simple Ideas

Featured image for “Small, Rural Congregations: Redefining Vitality, Building on Trust, Imagining the Right-There-Already Kingdom”
Sep. 27, 2021

Small, Rural Congregations: Redefining Vitality, Building on Trust, Imagining the Right-There-Already Kingdom

Featured image for “Surprising Small Church Successes from COVID”
Sep. 20, 2021

Surprising Small Church Successes from COVID

Featured image for “How Origami, Legos & the Harvard Business School Reveal Your Superpower.  Really.”
Sep. 14, 2021

How Origami, Legos & the Harvard Business School Reveal Your Superpower. Really.

Featured image for “Put Away the Spackle & Paint: Start with Your Strengths, Advantages & Superpowers”
Sep. 05, 2021

Put Away the Spackle & Paint: Start with Your Strengths, Advantages & Superpowers

Featured image for “BTW: Small is Different. And Different has Advantages”
Aug. 30, 2021

BTW: Small is Different. And Different has Advantages

Featured image for “Small Church, Big God: Stories, Ideas & Support”
Aug. 28, 2021

Small Church, Big God: Stories, Ideas & Support