5 Ways APEST Is Changing The Way We Church

5 Ways APEST Is Changing The Way We Church

Fivefold Ministry is a radical form of the Christian Faith. It’s radical, as in the rudimentary definition of the word radical, meaning “the root”. To pursue Five Fold/APEST ministry is to rekindle the primal fire of the original DNA of the Church....
Is APEST Another Personality Test?

Is APEST Another Personality Test?

In recent conversations, a common question keeps coming up among people who are diving deep into the five fold paradigm and those who are at all familiar. The question is this: Is APEST just another personality test? Another way to ask this is: What is the difference...
The Spiderman Shaped Shepherd

The Spiderman Shaped Shepherd

Lately I’ve been struck by the heroic nature of the Shepherd. As I mentioned in the last post, the Shepherd is in high demand and short supply. When the Apostle Paul writes to the Ephesian church about the gifts that Jesus has left to them after his Ascension,...
Shepherds In the Mix And In the Mess

Shepherds In the Mix And In the Mess

It’s a challenge to write about the Shepherd/Pastor. We’re so familiar with this gifting, over familiar even. The “Pastor” is the catch all job title of the Western Protestant Church Leader, right?. Pastors are spiritual leaders, business...
Five Teachers That Explode The Paradigm

Five Teachers That Explode The Paradigm

Remember that iconic moment in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off? That one where the Teacher (a monotone Ben Stein) repeats the names on roll call over and over again? “Bueller? Bueller? Bueller?” Right there we know what that class is in for. We all had that...