Doing gospel ministry well means doing administrative work, teaching, and a great deal of relational work. One of the most important aspects for everyone is the relational aspect, but it is usually the most complex and difficult. Dustin breaks this down four types of relationships that we must understand – the four “Rs” of ministry.Continue Reading...
Resolved, never to do anything which I should be afraid to do if it were the last hour of my life.
- Jonathan Edwards
This is just a little something for us “Bible nerds” and some humorous entertainment for your day.
Also, you have to admit it’s just plain impressive!
What did Jesus mean when he said, “You must be born again” and what do many Americans seem to think it means? There seems to be a big difference. This difference is a big problem for anyone thinking they’re “saved”, because a closer look at scripture shows being “born again” is not something you and I just say.Read full post
Have you ever wondered why God has gone to such great lengths to save mankind and build his relationship back with us? We hear that he “loves us so much” and he’s “obsessed with us” but also that “all is for his glory!” So which is it? Is he all about us or himself? Which is right? Can they both be? Lance examines some scripture and reasoning that will help you figure this out.Read full post
From the very beginning, man has been involved in an elaborate rescue plan by God that we can see written out through the whole Bible in great detail. Man got lost, but God didn’t abandon us. Do you know the rescue plan?Read full post
What if we have more power to influence, encourage and motivate our brothers and sisters around us than we even realize? Nolan challenges us with some tremendous points and explains why it’s absolutely essential we learn to be these kind of men! What do you think? Have you experienced this?Read full post
So you want to advance the name and fame of Jesus? You want to reach others with the hope and love you’ve experienced? How do you do this? How do we evangelize effectively? It won’t be by your own power and effort.Read full post
This fly-through video of the largest image ever taken (recently released by NASA) will take your breath away. Then when you get your breath back, you’ll probably worship or make something super creative. Prepare to have your mind blown by God’s creativity and power.Read full post
What is the role of a pastor during the week? First and foremost, the life of the minister is the life of an Intercessor. Ministry starts on our knees.Read full post
Since we’re talking, – just you and me – and I want to be really honest with you, I need to tell you that we gotta talk about some stuff.
Stuff like nudity, sex, hook-ups, pornography and all that stuff. Yea, the stuff your “christian friends” call “lust”.
How do a few conjunctions and prepositions, that we’d normally read right over, actually give us insight into how we function and live as Christians? These small words show you how you make God look most valuable and live the best life you can – no joke! Let a quick grammar lesson blow your mind.Read full post
God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him.
Is it actually possible for a person to truly change? Is there anything more powerful than nature or nurture or addictions? Is it as simple as choosing to change or so impossible we shouldn’t try? If I tell you it’s possible, would you want to know how?Read full post
Porn addiction is common battle for all men of all ages and places in life – more common than we admit. This short video and message from Jimmy Needham and Desiring God gets it right on the only answer for winning this battle. Let’s hear your thoughts and stories!Read full post
What happens when I die? Many people believe different things, but one thing we know for sure is that what you believe, really really really matters! Because as we all know, everyone dies. So what happens then? Your response matters…Read full post