The Author

Zach Nielsen is one of the pastors at The Vine Church in Madison, Wisconsin, where he serves in the areas of preaching, leadership development and music. He is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa and Covenant Theological Seminary and blogs at Take Your Vitamin ZYou can follow him on Twitter.

How to Avoid a Cult of Personality

Do you revel in being the center of attention at church? Or do you seek to direct attention, power, and control to King Jesus?

How to Guard Against Mission Drift

Mission drift happens even in organizations with clear goals

Raising Kids in a Pornified Culture

In light of porn consumption increasing, how can parents

You Can’t Minister to Statistical Averages

Generalizing about a group of people tells me nothing

Rome, Obama, and Calm Assurance of Things to Come

You have probably observed the recent firestorm of publicity