Resources by Derrick Lynch

Derrick Lynch, a Regular Contributor to For The Church, has served as the Lead Pastor of Blue Valley Baptist Church in Overland Park, Kansas since 2007. Derrick lives in Olathe, Kansas with his wife Julie, who is an elementary principal. The Lynches have two children (Caleb and Abbey), one future daughter-in-law (Dani), and one bird dog (Penny).
Jul 12, 2015

Psalm 38 and Freedom From Consequences by Derrick Lynch

Is it possible to be at the same time repentant and also to boldly ask for relief from sin’s consequences? Or does God’s grace for our sin stop only at the point of forgiveness?  Are we on our own after that?

Mar 31, 2016

My Side, Your Side, or Neither

Thinking Rightly About Church Conflict

Church conflict is an ugly, Spirit-quenching, gospel-obscuring tragedy.

May 1, 2015

Is Your God Big Enough? by Derrick Lynch

The God who governs all things can be trusted, even when He can’t be understood.

Jun 27, 2015

God Grammar by Derrick Lynch

Your preferred adjective when thinking about God is the single most important word in your theological vocabulary.

Jan 26, 2016

Derrick Lynch Preaches 1 Peter 1:13-21 by Derrick Lynch

Series: 2016 Spring Chapel

Dr. Derrick Lynch, Pastor of Blue Valley Baptist Church in , preaches in the 1 Peter series in the Daniel Lee Chapel at Midwestern Seminary.

Aug 17, 2016

A Pastor Looks Forward at 50 by Derrick Lynch

We must remember that we are stewards of the life God has given us and that this stewardship is demanded for every day, every decade, and every stage.  

Apr 20, 2016

A Pastor Looks Forward at 50 by Derrick Lynch

We must remember that we are stewards of the life God has given us and that this stewardship is demanded for every day, every decade, and every stage.

Feb 15, 2016

And Now, Little Children . . . by Derrick Lynch

There are times when I’m most likely to wonder about greener pastures, to entertain the idea that somewhere in Christendom exists a perfectly behaved church that is easy to “parent.”  But that “Leave it to Beaver” church does not exist.