Monthly Archives: April 2013

ENVY

There is an old Jewish folktale about a cat that stole some cheese from the market. A dog saw the robbery and wanted some for himself. So he and the cat fought, but there was no victor. They decided to … Continue reading

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“ONE”

Bruce Wilkinson, well-known author of The Prayer of Jabez, was meeting with the leader of a ministry organization. The leader had come to Bruce to gain insight on how to grow his organization. After answering many of the leader’s questions, … Continue reading

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MEET THE MILLENNIALS

Who are they? They are the largest generation in American history…78 million of them were born between 1980 and 2000. They are the most educated generation in American history…they have more college degrees than any generation before them. They are … Continue reading

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KEVIN COSTNER WAS RIGHT

Eighty-two percent of the unchurched are likely to attend church if a friend, coworker, neighbor, or family member invites them to church. Maybe you didn’t let those words sink in. Let me say this again. More than eight out of … Continue reading

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“CAFETERIA CHRISTIANITY”

“In America today, consumers are accustomed to having endless combinations of choices for every want in life,” says Ed Stetzer, President of Lifeway Research. It seems that this cafeteria approach is true of what many so-called Christians believe about doctrinal … Continue reading

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AN ATTITUDE OF GRATITUDE

Matthew Henry, the great scholar and theologian, made an entry into his diary after being robbed that should remind us of our need to always be grateful to God. He wrote… “Let me be thankful first, because I was never … Continue reading

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“I AM A CHURCH MEMBER”

What does it mean to be a member of a church? And what are the responsibilities of being a church member? In his new book, I Am A Church Member, Lifeway President Thom Rainer addresses this important topic. He organizes … Continue reading

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