FTC.co asks Jared Bumpers, Director of Student Life and Assistant Professor of Preaching and Ministry, “What percentage of a church’s preaching should be expository?”
Jude’s message of warning and encouragement is needed in the church today. May preachers pick up this book, study it, and preach it to their church for the glory of God!
If you preach regularly, you should read this book.
Is your ministry an individual sport or a team sport?
Ministry should be a team effort, not an individual endeavor.
Preachers, when you feel the subtle pull to draw attention to yourself, run to the cross and let yourself be humbled.
Our exposure to great preachers and leaders inadvertently leads to us to fail to appreciate those in our own church who are over us and admonish us.
One of the most frustrating aspects of counseling students is the response of many parents. As I try to dig down to the heart issues, many parents want to rush to "relocate" their kids. The parents often think the solution is relocation: a new school, a "ranch" for extended counseling, or an extended trip to stay with family.
As preachers proclaim the gospel, they are engaging the enemy. They are mounting an assault on Satan's kingdom.
As Christians, we look forward to the perfection or consummation of Christ’s reign, when sin will be defeated and we will enjoy the presence of God forever.