What I learned from the Painted Churches Pt.2

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As I stated in the first blog post of this series (located here), we recently took a church bus trip and visited the painted churches of Schulenburg, Texas. These small town, Texas churches are made up of Czech and German Catholic communities who have meeting for over one hundred years. As I was touring these church … Read moreWhat I learned from the Painted Churches Pt.2

A Few Thoughts on Baptism – What We Believe & Why

  Baptism – What We Believe and Why? I was thinking through the ordinance of Baptism the other day and collected a few thoughts that may be helpful. Where is Baptism Found in the Bible?  All Over The New Testament Romans 6:4-5 = the Foundation for Baptism (Where Theology Merges with Methodology) What is Baptism? Baptism … Read moreA Few Thoughts on Baptism – What We Believe & Why

The Hard Questions – Why would a just God allow tragedy?

Because of the recent school shootings, I have had both family and friends come to me with hurt and frustration over this tragedy. Some of them are simply heartbroken over the loss of the event while others are angry that God could let this happen. Because we live in a world full of tragedy and … Read moreThe Hard Questions – Why would a just God allow tragedy?

Chasing A bold Vision For God? @BillHybels

If you’re chasing a bold vision, one of the greatest gifts you can give the people around you is to get in front of them, eyeball-to-eyeball, and ask them to step up and do something great for God. Do it well, and you’ll bring glory to God, esteem to the other person, and much-needed resources to your ministry.

-Bill Hybels, Axiom: Powerful Leadership Proverbs

Wise Advice For Christians & The Church

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Paul gives some wise advice to the church in Ephesus from his experiences in ministry as he is saying his last goodbye before heading to Jerusalem that all believers can profit from. Read the Scripture below and see how you are imitating Paul’s example in ministry to the Ephesians. Paul Speaks to the Ephesian Elders Now from Miletus he sent … Read moreWise Advice For Christians & The Church

Book Review : The Gospel & Personal Evangelism @9MarksOnline

  Why don’t we evangelize? What is the gospel? Who should evangelize? What is evangelism? Why should we evangelize? Mark Dever’s book, The Gospel And Personal Evangelism, seeks to answer all of these basic questions about evangelism for the common Christian. In today’s Christian culture, evangelism has fallen by the wayside in terms of priority … Read moreBook Review : The Gospel & Personal Evangelism @9MarksOnline