"What difficult thing in your life has taught you the most?"
FTC.co asks Nathan Rose, Lead Pastor of Liberty Baptist Church in Liberty, Missouri: "What’s something about being a pastor the average churchgoer doesn’t understand?"
FTC.co asks Nathan Rose, pastor at Liberty Baptist Church in Liberty, MO, "What traits should a pastor have who is leading church revitalization?"
FTC.co asks Nathan Rose, pastor at Liberty Baptist Church in Liberty, MO, "Why is important for churches to maintain an accurate membership roll?"
What is the biggest challenge in church revitalization?
In what way is meaningful membership about the gospel?
Why don’t more churches take the process of discipleship seriously?
Why shouldn't we be afraid of mundane or boring things?
FTC.co asks Michael Kelley, Director of Discipleship at Lifeway Christian Resources, "What are some mistakes we make in thinking about discipleship?"
Why is marriage such a vital crucible for discipleship?
What difficult thing in your life taught you the most?
What should a new Christian who isn't being discipled do?
Why do the books Christians buy the most tend to not be the best for them?
What are some patterns of adulthood that frustrate our relationship with Jesus?
We asked Matt Chandler to describe his sermon prep process.
FTC.co asks Matt Chandler, Lead Pastor of The Village Church, "How can a church know its on the right track? What are some signs of faithfulness?"
What are some unique things you’ve learned in training young men for ministry?
Why are adoption and orphan care important to the mission of the church in the 21st century?
FTC.co asks Matt Capps, Senior Pastor of Fairview Baptist Church in Apex, North Carolina, "Why is expositional preaching as important today as it’s ever been?"
Why do we still have a problem with racism in the 21st century church?
What are some ways to develop inter-generational discipleship in a church?
What kind of books should pastors read that they normally don’t?
What encourages you about the younger generation?
FTC.co asks Mark Dever, senior pastor of Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, DC, "What’s the problem with unhitching the Old Testament from our theology?"
What should a young pastor know about shepherding elderly church members?
What advice would you give the pastor beginning the process of implementing meaningful membership in his church?
How important is contextualization in preaching?
We asked Dr. Kevin Peck, "Does discipleship have to change as a church grows?"
How can a church help make sure its theology leads to doxology?
FTC.co asks J.T. English, Pastor of The Village Church Institute at The Village Church in Denton, TX, "What encourages you about the future of the church?"
Why is the local church integral to theological training?
How can a Christian know that their head knowledge has become heart knowledge?
What does discipleship driven by the gospel look like?
How do you keep theological training from becoming intellectualism?
FTC.co asks Jonathan Leeman, Editorial Director for 9Marks Ministries, "Why is everyone so angry today?"
How does church membership honor the church, rather than simply obligate or privilege the individual Christian?
Why is it as crucial as ever these days for churches to practice meaningful membership?
We asked Jonathan Leeman, "What do most Christians not know about church discipline?"
FTC.co asks Jonathan Leeman, Research Fellow for the ERLC and Editorial Director of 9Marks Ministries, "Is there any problem with Christians voting pragmatically?"
How should a Christian think about the place of politics in their life?
FTC.co asks Jen Wilkin, author and teacher at The Village Church in Dallas, TX, "How is grace different from permissiveness?"
What advice would you give the Christian struggling with daily Bible reading?
Why should pastors care about writing?
FTC.co asks Jeff Medders, Lead Pastor of Redeemer Church in Tomball, Texas, "How has ministry in the Bible Belt changed over the last 10 years?"
What difficult thing in your life has taught you the most?
How do you keep church discipline from being weird and mean?