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Oct 16

When an Average Joe Turns 40

A Few Thoughts on Ministry Thus Far

My 20-year-old self bought the lie that flash, position, popularity, power, and success was the way to live ministry life. It is far better to strive for faithfulness to Jesus.

Oct 16

In Spirit and in Truth

Bringing Balance to Christian Worship

Worship is not a condiment, meant merely to flavor the Christian life.

Oct 15

The Chocolate-ness of Chocolate and The Coffee-ness of Coffee

How the Gospel Frees Us to Rub Our Noses in the Quiddity of Things

If I don’t believe the gospel, I will miss out on the joy of the it-ness of things.

Oct 15

Biblical Theology in Discipleship by Nancy Guthrie

Biblical theology corrects sentimental notions of the future God is preparing for us.

Oct 15

Links For The Church (10/15) by Staff

This week's links include resources on ordering our loves, what our liturgy celebrates, responding to pornography, and gratitude. 

Oct 14

Be Not Conformed to this World by Charles Spurgeon

If a Christian can by possibility be saved while he conforms to this world, at any rate it must be so as by fire. 

Oct 12

Rejoice Always by H.B. Charles, Jr.

Yet we can take heart in the midst of it all because Christ has overcome the world.

Oct 12

Knowing The Lord Is God by Ashlyn Portero

A reading of the early chapters of Deuteronomy shows us that Moses' commandment to know that the Lord is God is not made in vain. 

Oct 11

The One Who Upholds All Things by David McLemore

Christ upholds all things such that not one molecule fails to do it’s appointed task. Not one ant goes off course. Not one leaf withers and falls out of place. He upholds all things well.

Oct 11

Some Things Change, Some Things Stay the Same

Thoughts on Race and the Evangelical Pulpit

George Cheever was right: God is against slavery and racism, as well as oppression and injustice of every kind, in every age.

Oct 11

What "One Another" Means For Our Mission by Jared Musgrove

The ministry of love outside of Sunday morning gatherings creates the credibility that not only arrests, but keeps the attention of those inside the church and outside it.

Oct 10

On Earth as It Is in Heaven

A Biblical Theology of Worship

God is too great and good and glorious to forego the right, fitting, and delightful adoration that is due him from his creatures. 

Oct 10

6 Characteristics of a Successful Pastorate by Allen Nelson

Pastors must be able to teach sound doctrine and all that accords with it. 

Oct 9

Stop Hijacking Jesus by Jason Alligood

We must have strong hermeneutical standards, but those hermeneutical standards are wrecked if we do not begin with all of Scripture being God-breathed.

Oct 9

We Don't Need to Go Back to the Early Church by J.A. Medders

The only perfect church, filled with non-problematic people is in Heaven. Be faithful in the present without wishing for the past.