Lessons In Church Planting #2

Lessons In Church Planting #2

BE SLOW TO IDENTIFY LEADERS I’m sure just about every church planter alive has – to some degree – lived by the philosophy of classifying leaders way too soon. Typically, it’s because the person you are identifying as a leader is all you have. Therefore, the thought is...
Lessons in Church Planting #1

Lessons in Church Planting #1

Lessons in Church Planting # 1 Don’t lean God’s call on your life on how many people “say” they will stick with you. Because chances are, they won’t. A very small percentage is in it for the long haul, which evidences them being there is of God, not just something...
Once Saved, Always Saved?

Once Saved, Always Saved?

ONCE SAVED, ALWAYS SAVED? That’s a good question. The problem that I see is that this mantra is typically used as a blanket statement, not as a question. Even more than that, typically, it has been said to me in relation to an individual that at one point professed...
7 Reminders When Satan Steals Your Joy

7 Reminders When Satan Steals Your Joy

One of the most gut wrenching biblical texts for me is Luke 4:13, “And when the devil had ended every temptation, he departed from him [that is, Jesus] until an opportune time.” It is quite sobering to think that even Jesus was a target for Satan. Naturally, we tend...
Men’s Wing Night

Men’s Wing Night

We are a little more than half way through our current men’s study and it is time for a spontaneous break! Therefore, in lieu of our weekly meeting this Thursday evening, we will meet at Buffalo Wild Wings for a men’s wing night. Whether you are already a...