Resources by Casey Lewis

Casey Lewis currently serves as the Senior Pastor of Sycamore Baptist Church in Decatur, TX. He is a husband, father, and a follower of Jesus Christ, who is passionate about growing healthy churches and reaching the lost. He blogs regularly at ChristianityMatters.com. Follow him on twitter: @caseylewis33

Jul 7, 2015

Discipline and The Church by Casey Lewis

Church discipline shouldn’t be a taboo topic or action in the church today. It should be talked about and practiced because it ultimately brings the most glory to God and helps us accomplish our God given goal — to make disciples.

Jun 2, 2015

Confronting The Sins We Tolerate by Casey Lewis

We overlook “respectable sins” not only because they are pervasive, but also because they don't seem as bad as others that get more press. But when we turn a blind eye to these "ordinary" sins, they begin to fester. 

Jun 20, 2015

Christian Community Happens In and Through Jesus by Casey Lewis

Only through His empowering are we able to live together in a way that honors Him.

Dec 14, 2016

Battling Sin in the Heart by Casey Lewis

Our battle against sin will only result in victory if it is waged at the heart level.

Dec 5, 2015

Are You Prepared to be A Part of the Salvation Process? by Casey Lewis

While I would like to think my preaching convinced someone in that moment to come to Christ, when I really stop and think about it, I know a lot has happened behind the scenes beforehand.

Oct 3, 2015

Are You Prepared For Persecution? by Casey Lewis

Christian persecution is not something new.

Jul 8, 2016

Apologetics: A Reasonable Defense by Casey Lewis

While the study of apologetics can take you off into heady arguments, that's not all apologetics is.

Aug 1, 2015

All Things to All People to Win Some by Casey Lewis

Presenting the gospel in a way people can understand doesn’t mean we water down the gospel.

May 4, 2018

7 Ways to Increase Intimacy in Your Marriage by Casey Lewis

While the world has distorted the purpose of sex, the Bible, and specifically the Song of Solomon teaches us that sex serves a greater purpose. 

Jul 18, 2015

6 Qualities A Congregation Should Want in Their Pastor by Casey Lewis

Paul in 1 Corinthians 4 lays out six qualities a congregation should expect of their pastor.

Oct 17, 2015

3 Ways to Help Your Deacons by Casey Lewis

If you want your deacons to be all they can be, to serve your church, and Christ’s mission well, you should not only pray for them, but you should also encourage them in their work. 

Mar 7, 2017

11 Characteristics of the Self-Righteous by Casey Lewis

In an effort to help us create self-awareness and keep us out of the trap, here are 11 characteristics of the self-righteous . . .

May 17, 2016

10 Reasons Why the Church Gathers by Casey Lewis

The significance of gathering regularly with God's people cannot be overstated. Here are 10 biblical reasons why gathering with the church is so important.