#022: 6 Keys to Become a Transformational South Asian Church (Part 2 of 2) [PODCAST]

#022: 6 Keys to Become a Transformational South Asian Church (Part 2 of 2) [PODCAST]

For this session, you will be listening to the second part of my talk that I gave at Harvest Church of God in Dallas, TX. The talk was entitled, “6 Keys to Become a Transformational South Asian Church” based in 2…

IS YOUR SOUTH ASIAN CHURCH ETHNOCENTRIC OR ETHNIC-SPECIFIC?

IS YOUR SOUTH ASIAN CHURCH ETHNOCENTRIC OR ETHNIC-SPECIFIC?

I’ve heard many of my peers talk about the relevance and effectiveness of the South Asian Church.  Should the South Asian church exist?  Is it a broken model of church?  Should we just give up? These are important questions. However, I…

#021: 6 Keys to Become a Transformational South Asian Church (Part 1 of 2) [PODCAST]

#021: 6 Keys to Become a Transformational South Asian Church (Part 1 of 2) [PODCAST]

For this session, you will be listening to the  first part of my talk that I gave at Harvest Church of God in Dallas, TX. The talk was entitled, “6 Keys to Become a Transformational South Asian Church” based in 2…

10 STATEMENTS I WISH EVERY SOUTH ASIAN PASTOR WOULD SAY

10 STATEMENTS I WISH EVERY SOUTH ASIAN PASTOR WOULD SAY

I believe South Asian pastors play an important role in shaping the cultural and spiritual landscape of South Asian Americans. Their words can inspire or discourage the gifts and passions of the next generation. Unfortunately, I’ve heard my fair share…

10 WAYS TO BRIDGE THE GENERATIONAL GAP AT YOUR SOUTH ASIAN CHURCH

10 WAYS TO BRIDGE THE GENERATIONAL GAP AT YOUR SOUTH ASIAN CHURCH

There is a problem in the South Asian (SA) church. It is the generational gap. Unfortunately, most church leaders are not paying attention to the generational gap between SA Immigrants and SA Americans. If church leaders do not address this…

HOW TO IMPROVE SOUTH ASIAN AMERICAN GENDER DYNAMICS IN 6 SPECIFIC WAYS

HOW TO IMPROVE SOUTH ASIAN AMERICAN GENDER DYNAMICS IN 6 SPECIFIC WAYS

Let’s be honest. There are unspoken rules when it comes to gender dynamics in the South Asian community. Men get several privileges while women do not. Talented women are treated differently because they don’t fit into a stereotypical mold. Our…

6 TRAITS OF A THRIVING SOUTH ASIAN AMERICAN CHURCH!

6 TRAITS OF A THRIVING SOUTH ASIAN AMERICAN CHURCH!

I have said this many times, I LOVE the South Asian church!! I believe God has a plan and purpose for its existence in the United States. Though many South Asian churches have become unhealthy, I believe it is not…

WARNING: IS YOUR SOUTH ASIAN CHURCH UNHEALTHY?

WARNING: IS YOUR SOUTH ASIAN CHURCH UNHEALTHY?

I love the South Asian church. I believe the South Asian church is one of the key platforms for the mobilization of second-generation South Asian-Americans. Unfortunately, most South Asian churches have become more of a playhouse than a platform. What…

EXPERIENCE GOD’S STORY IN HIGH DEFINITION

EXPERIENCE GOD’S STORY IN HIGH DEFINITION

Our favorite movies invade our living rooms with beautiful, vivid colors. We hear the spectacular clarity that surround sound has to offer. We are invited into a full experience that captivates us from beginning to end of a good story….

DO YOU WANT TO GIVE UP ON CHURCH?

DO YOU WANT TO GIVE UP ON CHURCH?

After spending time with many college students, young adults, young couples, etc., I hear time and time again how the church seems to be losing its identity, its passion, and its mission.  You want to give up on church!  I…

YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE A ROCK STAR TO BE A GREAT WORSHIP LEADER!

YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE A ROCK STAR TO BE A GREAT WORSHIP LEADER!

I’ve had the privilege of leading my peers into worship for over 15 years. I truly enjoy the art behind composing music, creating lyrics, coaching talented musicians/singers, and constructing a worship experience for people. I vividly remember the first time…