Innovation NEXT

Groundbreaking ideas, curated for you.

11 Innovative Ministries – Part One

Next Ventures is an innovative approach to finding, connecting, and learning from emerging leaders who are shaping the future of the church. We begin the process by collaborating with our

Peace Be With You

Passing the Peace Growing up in the Catholic church, I always looked forward to the point in each Mass when the priest would invite us to turn towards others nearby

Microchurches for the Next Generation

Every year, more than one million young people will walk away from the Christian faith.  The young people in America are considered to be the first post-Christian generation in our

How to Become More Innovative

There is a pervasive myth out there that innovation is the exclusive domain of artists, entrepreneurs, and creative types. But is it possible to cultivate innovation? Is there a hack

Engaging the Next Generation

In an era of rapid societal changes and shifting values, many local churches are facing the challenge of engaging the next generation.  With declining attendance and waning interest, it is