Upper Room new confirmation curriculum

“Discovery Weekend” engages high school teens with middle school youth for fun and faith development.

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Positively urgent

Tired of doom and gloom? Check out this article from the Lewis Center for Church Leadership.

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Connecting with every generation

The Conference Older Adult Council cites Ecclesiastes and urges outreach across generations.

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The new youth boom

Culture and faith are shaped as generation gives way to generation. The Youth Boom explained.

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GCFA has new website

“UMC Support” is the theme of the new GCFA website providing solutions that sustain ministries.

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Fresh Expressions opens doors

The movement began in Great Britain then jumped the pond to the U.S. Now Fresh Expressions is coming to Michigan.

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The one-point sermon

Listening is hard work. That’s why it’s important for sermons to have clear focus.

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The first ten minutes

“Often the barrier to Christ isn’t spiritual—it’s us,” says pastor Carey Nieuwhof.

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Small groups the Wesleyan way

Discipleship Resources presents the podcast series, “Small Groups in the Wesleyan Way.”

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When churches hire members

Surveys show 60 percent of lay church staff are hired from within. Here’s how to navigate the risks.

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