My Spiritual Growth Plan for 2018

My Spiritual Growth Plan for 2018

If your spiritual fitness plan for 2018 resembles your physical fitness plan, do you think the results will be any more favorable or less predictable? This is not a trick question, nor should it be a complicated one. Every pastor and leader intends on growing each...
Christmas Eve Is Gospel Go Time!

Christmas Eve Is Gospel Go Time!

For pastors and church members who care about their unsaved friends and family – Christmas is Gospel go time! Church members, I want to encourage you to boldly invite your friends and family to Christmas Eve services this Sunday. You might be pressured to skip...
What Is The Best Ministry Title To Use?

What Is The Best Ministry Title To Use?

What do people call you at church? Does it really matter to you, to them or to God? Titles seem to be more important to the modern church than they were to the first century church. For example, consider how the Apostle Paul typically introduces himself (and his team)...
What I Am Most Thankful For

What I Am Most Thankful For

Nobody has a perfect life, so there will always be something legitimate for us to complain about. Inspired by the Pilgrims, we set aside a day to thank God for the blessings in our lives – so I’ll prime the pump for you with this brief post about what I am...
The Reformation Started as a Conversation

The Reformation Started as a Conversation

/ Martin Luther did not set out to start a movement. The Reformation all started with a conversation, or scheduled debate, among his professor peers. Luther entered an Augustinian monastery in 1505 and began reading the New Testament in the original Greek. He...