I am privileged. Privileged not in the sense of arrogance but honored by God’s grace to shepherd the flock, which gathers at West Green Baptist Church. This congregation rests in the heart of my hometown community, and its people have a heart for Christ. This passion manifests itself by the people’s interest in the lives … Continue reading Rinse & Repeat: The Key to Church Growth
While sipping my morning cup of Joe, I happened to come across a podcast link in my inbox from ThomRainer.com. For those of you who may be living under a rock, Thom S. Rainer is a church leadership and growth guru. He has authored several books on the issues facing the American church. The podcast … Continue reading Quit Your Bellyaching!
Have you ever wanted to study the Bible, but didn't know how to get started? This was the question I attempted to answer in a 3 hour session (including breaks) with the ladies at Still Waters Outreach Center. This audio playlist was recorded at Still Waters Outreach Center by permission of Joanne Ray Lewis. ***Image … Continue reading How to Study the Bible for Yourself
3-Circles Life Conversation Guide Demonstration from North American Mission Board on Vimeo. Source: Baptists Train Folks to Talk to Non-Christian Neighbors