Willow Creek Association UK & Ireland

When is Something the Church? – James Emery White

I once sat in the boardroom of a prominent Christian business leader who proclaimed that his business was just as much the “church” as any other enterprise. I thought to myself, “Um, no, it’s not.”   A company is not the body of Christ instituted as the hope of the world by Jesus Himself, chronicled […]

The Highs and Lows of Leading an Arts & Worship Ministry Part 5

The Arts Roundtable: Five ministry leaders get together to discuss the highs and lows of leading an arts ministry Participants: Brian Petak, Fellowship Bible Church, Brentwood, Tennessee Butch Whitmire, Granger Community Church, Granger, Indiana Manuel Luz, Oak Hills Church, Folsom, California Amy Anderson, Eagle Brook Church, White Bear Lake, Minnesota Stan Durham, Fellowship of the […]

Chemistry in Church – Anthony Clarke

Following a recent conversation with a WCA staff member,  Anthony Clarke was invited to present his concerns about Willow Creek’s emphasis on chemistry in leadership teams: Chemistry in Church by Anthony Clarke, Tutor in Pastoral Studies and Community Learning, Regent’s Park College, Oxford One of the great and continual questions in all groups is the relationship […]

The Composition of Integrity – Henry Cloud Interview

Article from WillowNews. Executive editor, Paul Braoudakis, sat down with Clynical Psychologist and Author Henry Cloud to discuss his book, Integrity, and what it means to church leaders. What’s the difference between integrity and character? Cloud: If you’re going to build an airplane, you choose a metal that’s going to be able to meet the […]

Whispers: Hearing God and Responding – Bill Hybels Video Interview

Does God still speak? If so, how can you know whether what you think you might be hearing from God really is from God? In this video interview Jim Mellado asks Bill Hybels some specific questions about whispers from God, such as: How do you address the subject without it sounding weird? Why do people […]