BGAV Blog

Meet Our Ministers in Residence

When you’re a BGAV church, there are many, many resources available to you! Is your church urban, suburban, or rural? Do you have 50 active members, or 1,500? Are you struggling financially, or are you experiencing financial growth? Are there certain ministries in your church that you’d like to start or strengthen?A Minister in Residence might be just what you need to get some expert help and advice for your church.

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Four Areas in Which Sunday School Should Help Parents

Jesus said, "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these." (Matthew 19:14 NIV)Our culture is rapidly changing. We all know the statistics that the younger the generation, the less they attend church. What are some of the major needs as we try to reach children?

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via V3: Building Church Diversity

The easiest way to enter diversity would be to start with a community that is such. Easier said than done. How we gather is a reflection of our relational networks. Dominant groups, such as white evangelicals, boast the dubious distinction of having the least diverse friendship networks. We tend to hang out with people who look the same as us.

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