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There are many great simple church minded blogs our there - the following is an incomplete listing. To help you get acquainted with the authors, we feature several blogs below, with the start of the last few post shown for easy skimming. BOLD indicates the blog is currently featured below.


The blog of Keith Giles


    subversive1 21 Apr 2014 | 5:00 am

     I was corresponding with someone this week about metaphors for ministry and for understanding our own calling.Metaphors help us to take a step back and look at our experiences and our thoughts from a different vantage point. Sometimes this helps[…]


    subversive1 17 Apr 2014 | 4:59 pm

    For several years now, our family has hosted a Good Friday Meditative/Reflective Service in our home. We set up various stations around our home and play instrumental worship music as participants move in candlelight from station to station to reflect[…]

  • The Power of the Gospel?

    subversive1 15 Apr 2014 | 10:41 am

    In response to a video clip where theologian Wayne Grudem attempts to discredit Greg Boyd's book, "The Myth of a Christian Nation", Keith illustrates the foolishness of taking the position that the Gospel is not enough to overcome evil in[…]


Beyond Evangelical

The Blog of Frank Viola

SimpleChurch Journal

The blog of Roger Thoman

  • Intimacy: the One Thing

    SimpleChurch Journal 23 Apr 2014 | 8:56 am

    Intimacy: the One Thing As I head off to Africa this week, one of the messages on my heart is simply intimacy:  intimacy with God as the heart and soul of all that we are and all that we do.  Organic expressions of church[…]

  • Growing Movements in the USA

    SimpleChurch Journal 15 Apr 2014 | 1:19 pm

    Growing Movements in the USA Mission Frontiers has some excellent articles, this month, on reproducing disciples in the context of the U.S.  It is exciting to see these principles implemented in Western contexts that have had such an impact throughout the rest of the world.[…]

  • The Black Swan Effect

    SimpleChurch Journal 8 Apr 2014 | 12:47 pm

    The Black Swan Effect Following is a guest post by Felicity Dale, author of the new book "The Black Swan Effect."  Whether we are talking about reproducing churches in our own region or engaging in missions throughout the world, it is vital that women are championed and[…]


Simply Church

A House Church Perspective

House Church Mom

Simple church with children. It can be done, it can be fun!

  • How do Children Hear an Invisible God

    House Church Mom 6 Feb 2014 | 1:29 pm

    I did not realize that adult Christians in general might find it odd that you hear the voice of God.  In fact, I’ve only met a few who have said that they hear from Yahweh regularly.  The truth is, the[…]

  • WHY We Limit Eating Out?

    House Church Mom 21 Jan 2014 | 12:00 am

    A lot of people will say it’s expensive and unhealthy to eat out a lot, but not everyone would agree.  Plus, there are other consequences that we sometimes do not think of.  Here are our family reasons for limiting the[…]

  • But I Want to Be Fed!

    House Church Mom 15 Jan 2014 | 12:00 am

    When you go to most institutional churches, it is obvious that the sermon is the main gig.  People can be late and miss the time of singing, but still give a sigh of relief because they didn’t miss the sermon. […]