When Christians gather on Sundays it is easy to come and go without ever seeing the uglier side of anyone’s life. It is easy to hide the parts of life that make us human and needy for the Gospel.
The house is under contract, there are packing boxes everywhere, the moving truck is booked and it’s all coming together now. I’m planting a Church; New City Church in Bath, Maine, to be exact. My family, together as a team, is planting a Church and we see God’s fingerprints all over it. This does notContinue reading “Church Planting: A Shaping Matter”
Many Christians still do not know what the Great Commission is. Is this okay? Can the Church grow if we are not going in His name and doing as He says? Episode #6 is up and ready for your listening! http://www.podcastgarden.com/episode/the-great-commission_87631
When Paul entered Lystra for the second time after being beaten and left for dead, it was no question as to why he was there. He had returned to the city to “strengthen the souls of the disciples, encouraging them to continue in the faith, and saying that through many tribulations we must enter theContinue reading “Strengthen The Souls of the Disciples”
Imagine now with me if every Christian would choose to trust God with their vote. I don’t mean cast your vote and then run screaming for the hills with disgust and fear. I mean actually trust Him so that no matter the outcome, you are able to be at peace in the sovereignty and perfect providence of God.
Genesis 12:10 “Now there was a famine in the land. So Abram went down to Egypt to sojourn there, for the famine was severe in the land.” Not much will test your faith like famine. When famine came, Abram left the place of promise, the place where God visited him.