Resources by Jason Alligood

Jason Alligood is the Teaching Pastor of Fellowship Bible Church in Peoria, Illinois. He holds degrees from Moody Bible Institute, Calvary Theological Seminary, and is currently pursuing a PhD in Systematic Theology at MBTS. He is married to Amber and together they have three children: Jonah, Karis, and Aubrey.

Nov 14, 2017

Why I Welcome Persecution by Jason Alligood

The church flourishing in spite of persecution is not the stuff of American church culture; it's the stuff of the New Testatment and we should not be surprised by it.

Jun 1, 2016

What is the Ambition of Your Life? by Jason Alligood

When the drive to achieve becomes the reason for existence in the life of a Christian, the ambition to which Scripture calls us is lost, but not unrecoverable.

Oct 4, 2015

We Are 'They' by Jason Alligood

The task before the leadership is to disciple these dear people in their understanding that in fact, “we are they.”

Mar 30, 2016

To Know and Be Known by Jason Alligood

We need to be truthful to those in our church community, so that they can come along side of us and help. We need this because we all are redeemed, yet struggling sinners.

Sep 30, 2015

The Reputation of Your Church by Jason Alligood

Pastor, what do you desire your church to be known for?

Dec 30, 2015

The Great Exchange by Jason Alligood

Here we come to the place that we must recognize that it is Jesus who bore the sins of all who would believe and as our substitute, He not only paid for our sins, but has also become our righteousness.

Oct 9, 2018

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.

Sep 20, 2015

Pastor, Make Time For Your Family by Jason Alligood

How does a busy pastor not only keep up with the fast pace of ministry, but also include his family in that pace, as well as make time for them when nothing concerned with ministry is going on?

Nov 30, 2015

Pastor, Are You Tempted to Phone It In This Holiday Season? by Jason Alligood

Pastors, when it comes to the seasons of the church, especially Christmas or Easter, are you ever tempted to phone it in?

Mar 1, 2016

Our Endurance and Christ's by Jason Alligood

My heart sank. I made the call that no one, not even a pastor, likes to make.

Sep 12, 2019

Love is Love, Except When It is Not by Jason Alligood

Love that is true love is wrapped in objective truth.

Oct 12, 2016

How to Pastor When You're Away by Jason Alligood

The only thing I could do was to depend on the Biblical pattern of elder plurality

Nov 1, 2015

Getting Knocked Off the Pedestal by Jason Alligood

“We want you to know, we as elders are mere men. We will eventually and unintentionally let you down.”

Jul 26, 2016

Do I Really Love Jesus? by Jason Alligood

Here’s the rub: We don’t always want to love Jesus. Living in light of truth is hard and living comfortable lives according to our flesh is easy. It’s hard to put Christ first when He calls us to love Him more than anyone or anything. And yet He promises the most joy when we seek Him alone as our greatest treasure.

Nov 8, 2015

Discipleship and You (and Me) by Jason Alligood

Other than in temporary moments of devotional solitude, there was never a time when Jesus was not with his men. After Jesus called his disciples, he had them with him doing ministry.

May 11, 2016

Christ is Our Only Righteousness by Jason Alligood

I am nothing without Christ’s righteousness.