What is the proper answer to the deconstruction phenomenon? Discipleship. And it must begin in the home and be aided by the local church.
A “Hospital for Sinners”? (Re-thinking “Equipping” in the Church)
The Church is not a hotel for saints, it is a hospital for sinners but what does that mean?
Pursuing Mentors: 5 Things to Keep in Mind When Pursuing Mentorship
What is a mentor? Perhaps a better question is: Who is Mentor? The word “Mentor” actually comes from the Greek language and is derived from a character found… Read more “Pursuing Mentors: 5 Things to Keep in Mind When Pursuing Mentorship”
Embracing Purpose: What Should I Be Doing with My Life?
One of the most frequently asked questions I hear as a pastor is, “What should I be doing with my life”? I have yet to meet a… Read more “Embracing Purpose: What Should I Be Doing with My Life?”
Whatever You Do…
Over the last several months, the church I serve as Preaching Pastor has been working itself through the Book of Colossians. The book, written from a jail… Read more “Whatever You Do…”
Don’t Give Up: 3 Essentials for Perseverance
What keeps someone going? One of the most common temptations that Christian leaders face is the ever-present, but infrequently discussed, temptation to give up. To quit. To… Read more “Don’t Give Up: 3 Essentials for Perseverance”
2 Essentials for Developing Disciples
Discipleship is a topic that is currently being discussed in various forums throughout modern evangelicalism. Over the past couple of years, I have sat in many discussions… Read more “2 Essentials for Developing Disciples”
Stop Building Your Ministry
The beginning of each calendar year presents a valuable opportunity to reflect and assess. What is working? What is not working? What changes in mindset or procedures… Read more “Stop Building Your Ministry”
What Must Every Local Church Do?
The local church MUST do these 2 things…