I enjoyed a conversation with a church planter recently. During the exchange he shared his congregation’s vision to plant a gospel-centered church within every zip code of the Birmingham Metropolitan Area. That’s an audacious vision, isn’t it? His vision does not surprise me, however, because the young man is an audacious leader. What made his […]
It’s interesting the way we describe or promote our churches. “Come to my church. You will love the music,” says one church member. Another might say, “My church is non-denomination. We don’t worry about all that other stuff. Come worship with us.” A few might say, “We promote people, not doctrine.” I, for one, am […]
I visited an amazing church last Sunday. The church was recommended to me, and now I recommend it to you. If you are interested, I would like to tell you about a few of the many things I appreciated about this church. The first thing I recognized was a well-manicured campus with ample parking. I […]
“We have a great need for Christ, a great Christ for our needs.” Charles Spurgeon Jesus Christ is the answer to every need, every situation, and every circumstance in life. For our problem of judgment, Christ is our Substitute. For our problem of sin, Christ is our Forgiveness For our problem of sickness, Christ […]
So, would we accept this same understanding with regard to our banker, our surgeon, our accountant, our pastor or our spouse?
The whole life of a Christian should be nothing but praises and thanks to God; we should neither eat nor sleep, but eat to God and sleep to God and work to God and talk to God, do all to His glory and praise. Richard Sibbes
I pray America returns to this idea. I pray America to experience revival. I also pray for the resurgence in the American idea. Let’s give thanks. Well done, J.P. Morgan Chase and Company.
Ten Questions about Thanksgiving See how well you do with these ten questions about Thanksgiving from www.history.com. Fact or Fiction: Thanksgiving is held on the final Thursday of November each year. Fiction. In 1863, President Abraham Lincoln designated the last Thursday in November as a national day of thanksgiving. However, in 1939, after a request […]
I know I should not be, but I meet many people who claim to be Christian, and yet do not live the Christian life. They claim to know God, but do not possess traits of godliness. They claim to be a Christ-follower, but follow Christ they do not. If you want to know if someone […]
A.W. Tozer was a deep thinker. Here is just one example. These are his rules for self-discovery. What we want most What we think about most How we use our money What we do with our leisure time The company we enjoy Who and what we admire What we laugh at I would be curious […]