Recently Added Blog Entries

Jun 22

A Winning Vision

Reflections on 10 Years of Church Planting

Your church doesn't need to be preoccupied with vision; it needs to be serious about the Bible.

Jun 22

Saying Goodbye to Narnia by Chris Thomas

Tribulation is real—we should not be surprised by it—but it is not our defining reality. We have a living hope, an imperishable inheritance, and a secure salvation.

Jun 22

A Letter to My Children by Adam McClendon

To my daughters: I pray that you will be a light for Jesus, that you will live for him, and tell others about him.

Jun 21

10 Signs You Are Burning Out by Jim Essian

We are holistic beings who need holistic rest.

Jun 21

The Blessings and Burdens of A Church Planter’s Wife by Gloria Furman

Church planting wives need to have the light of God’s Word shine on their various blessings and burdens.

Jun 21

How to Encourage Your Pastor by David McLemore

Trust that your pastor is following Jesus closely enough that you can trust him. 

Jun 20

How Savings Can Save Your Ministry by Art Rainer

Guarding your ministry through sound stewardship can benefit both your home life and your ministry.

Jun 20

3 Reasons Why Discipline is Harder Than Punishment by Michael Kelley

God is committed not to our behavior but our hearts; not just in what we do but to what we are becoming. 

Jun 20

Running to the Pantry of Good Works by Erik Raymond

The tendency we have to rely on ourselves for our own justification is gospel-muting. It’s Jesus-eclipsing. It’s legalism.

Jun 19

How Ecclesiology is the Doctrine That Integrates All Others by Rick Holland

Considering the multiple dimensions of church life is like walking through one of those warehouse hardware stores. The complexities are countless.