Table of Contents: Spring 2014
Editorial - Richard Kauffman
The externally focused congregation
by Terry Shue
A change of orientation.
by Marty Tro
A context-shaped mission.
by Drew Hart
Sometimes we do more harm than good.
Hospitality of strangers
by David Boshart
Learning to receive from others before we give.
Back to basics
by Marvin Lorenzana
Making disciples is the heart of mission.
by Joanna Shenk
As we know others
by Mikah Olewe Ochieng
Philadelphia Praise Center is home to three distinct congregations.
Pastoring God's People—Engaging newcomers
by Jim Loepp Thiessen
Forming Faith—Beyond empty clichés
by Chris Lenshyn
Managing the Church—Hosting a voluntary service unit
by Andrew Clouse
Engaging the World—Challenges of small-town ministry
by Alan Stucky
Pondering the Word—A fresh wind of the Spirit
by Brian Quan
Sidebars: Liturgy for the externally focused congregations; Listening for the Word of God for us.
Worship Resources: I will pour out my Spirit: Pentecost Sunday worship resources; Introduction; Reproducible resources.
Resources for Leaders