Radical Hospitality Sermon Series

Tools to plan a 4-week series on “Radical Hospitality" including weekly themes, key scriptures, sermon building points and weekly sample worship order.

Remarkable Sermon Series

Tools to plan a 5-week series on “Remarkable: A Wesleyan Way of Discipleship” including weekly themes, key scriptures, sermon building points and weekly sample worship order.

Schooled Out of Poverty

An article written by Debra Viadero about one school’s fight against poverty by improving education.

Slow Kingdom Coming by Kent Annan

Kent Annan shares practices he has learned that will encourage and help you to keep making a difference in the face of the world's challenging issues.

Small Groups for the Rest of Us: How to Design Your Small Groups System to Reach the Fringes by Chris Surratt

Small Groups For The Rest Of Us provides practical, proven strategies on moving people from the fringes into biblically based communities.

Small Vital Church: El Dorado

El Dorado Springs has new life as a video venue for a suburban church 90 minutes away.

SoulConnections

A series of opportunities hosted by the Center for Leadership Excellence tailored for Missouri United Methodist laity and clergy with the intent to deepen and resource spiritual conversation and connection.

Steps to a Vital Pastor/Parish Relations Committee

Rev. Kendall Waller guides Pastor Parish Relations Committee (PPRC) members through steps that are key to a vital relationship between the committee and the pastor.

Stride: Creating a Discipleship Pathway for Your Church by Mike Schreiner & Ken Willard

The process of developing a discipleship pathway that meets individuals where they are with practical instruction on how to plan, implement and sustain a discipleship pathway.

Tattoos on the Heart by Father Gregory Boyle

Tattoos on the Heart is a series of parables about kinship and redemption from pastor, activist, and renowned speaker, Father Gregory Boyle.

The Band Meeting: Rediscovering Relational Discipleship in Transformational Community by Kevin Watson and Scott T. Kisker

Demonstrates that the band meeting model is the basic transformational community that enables us to grow in our holiness.

The Call to Ministry

A resource portal for those exploring vocational ministry.

The Class Meeting: Reclaiming a Forgotten (and Essential) Small Group Experience by Kevin Watson

A fresh new guide to the theory and practice of the Wesley class meeting, showing its relevance for the church today and how its reclamation may be a perfect means for church renewal and multiplication.

The Mission-Minded Guide to Church and School Partnerships by Jake McGlothin

The Mission-Minded Guide to Church and School Partnerships offers practical steps congregations can take to make a difference with the children in their community.

The Wealth of the Poor by Larry M. James

The Wealth of the Poor is a compelling memoir by an urban minister and community development practitioner with more than thirty years of experience in the field.

The Worship Architect: A Blueprint for Designing Culturally Relevant and Biblically Faithful Services by Constance M. Cherry

Worship professor and practitioner, Constance M. Cherry provides worship leaders with credible blueprint plans for designing powerful worship services. This resource also works well as a guide for worship-planning teams in local churches.

Touch by Pastor Rudy Rasmus

Touch is the amazing story of Rudy's life and ministry of grace that is changing lives daily.

Toxic Charity by Robert D. Lupton

In Toxic Charity, Lupton urges individuals, churches and organizations to step away from spontaneous, often destructive acts of compassion toward thoughtful paths to community development.

U.S. Department of Education Title 1 Program

Title I, Part A of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended provides financial assistance to local educational agencies and schools with high numbers or high percentages of children from low-income families to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards.

Unafraid and Unashamed: Facing the Future of United Methodist by Wil Cantrell

Developed to aid local pastors in effectively communicating the issues facing the denomination on human sexuality that threatens the unity of the church in a manner that strengthens and nurtures.

Undivided (Movie)

Undivided documents the true story of how a suburban church unites with at-risk Roosevelt High School - once Portland, Oregon’s most outstanding but now failing and slated for closure - to create a beautiful transformation for students, the school and the volunteers serving it.

Unity in Mission: A Bond of Peace for the Sake of Love by C. Andrew Doyle

A book and study guide to understand how The Episcopal Church, its churches, and congregations and diocese across the Anglican Communion may stay together in the midst of division over same-sex marriage.

Unity of the Church and Human Sexuality: Toward a Faithful United Methodist Witness by General Board of Higher Education

This book represents the earnest conferencing by an international group of scholars who met to discuss human sexuality and the future of The United Methodist Church.

Unity Study Guide by General Board of Higher Education

Suitable for a 4-week study, this resource addresses how the church be a witness and provide for a diversified human community.

Worship Ways by Tom Bandy

This practical and deeply theological book explains why people worship and guides leaders to design relevant worship services that address people’s sense of urgency.

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