Child Neglect in the Local Church

If you are a parent, you will know how thrilling and tiring having a newborn is. From the first moment you lay eyes on them, you are in awe of this new life. You do all you can to make sure the baby is safe and comfortable. The thought of leaving a newborn baby to… Continue reading

The World Needs Good Bread

By current church growth measures, Jesus was a failure. He had attracted a crowd of over 3,000. But with one message about the cross, His audience shrank to twelve. The disciples watched Jesus feed the multitudes and saw Him walk on water. Needless to say, they must have felt pretty good about choosing to follow… Continue reading

The right way to study the Bible

How many times have we heard it said that the Bible is difficult to understand? If we are honest, we have thought that ourselves too. You are not alone in feeling this way. The truth is, the Bible is difficult to understand only because we are not studying it the right way. Understanding the Bible… Continue reading

Is Your Life Attractive to Others?

Do people want what you have? Is your life attractive? The truth is, our lives are the real advertisement. The Bible calls our lives a living epistle, an open book for all to read. 2 You are our epistle written in our hearts, known and read by all men; 3 clearly you are an epistle… Continue reading

You Need A Discipleship Track

Upcoming Webinar with Pastor Timothy Lee: Developing a Discipleship Track! While relational discipleship is disciple-focused, it doesn’t mean it is disciple-led. In building a relationship with the disciple, we earn an influence over their lives. What is the purpose of this influence? It is so that we can lead them in growing in the Lord… Continue reading

3 Reasons Why Relational Discipleship is Scary

Yep, you read that right. Scary. Relational discipleship can be scary and here is why. 1. We lose control. Since relational discipleship is dependent on the disciple, there is no fixed timeline. We cannot determine the point of maturity, when crisis occur, or the choices people make. They start off on the right path, but… Continue reading