Category Archives: scripture

“HELP, I HAVE A HERETIC IN MY CHURCH”

LifeWay Research reports that “Most Americans believe in God, the Bible, and a few heresies. An online survey of 3000 Americans showed there is much confusion about details of Christian theology. What is a heresy? Union University professor Nathan Finn … Continue reading

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“TELL SOMEONE”

Greg Laurie’s book, “Tell Someone”, is the Bible study the Men’s Ministry of our church is currently using on Tuesday nights at 7:30 and Saturday mornings at 7:30. It is a great study! By the way, if you are not … Continue reading

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HOW TO GET NEW BELIEVERS INTO THE WORD

Tired of the “shock and awe” style of event-driven ministry? What are the key elements in helping someone else mature as a follower of Christ? How do we do it? In 2012, a LifeWay Research project showed eight key steps … Continue reading

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“HERE’S HOPE”

How many of you have heard the story of Lt. Hiro Onada?  Most have not.  Lt. Onada was a Japanese solider in World War II.  He had been sent to guard an obscure island in the Philippines, which he did, … Continue reading

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“MILLENIALS AND WHAT THEY BELIEVE”

Ken Ham of “Answers in Genesis” recently published the results of a 2014 study by America’s Research Group (ARG) that focused on these who will become our church leaders in a few years.  Among the findings…    40% say they … Continue reading

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“ITS NOT JUST ABOUT NICKELS AND NOSES”

      We live in a day in which many church attendees are foregoing small-group Bible study, a.k.a. Sunday School.  Many so-called growing churches are giving in to the desire of individuals who want to spend an hour with … Continue reading

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“SPIRITUAL FORMATION”

A new term is in vogue these days that basically describes a familiar concept. It is spiritual formation. Most seminaries are now offering courses under that title. When the Apostle Paul wrote to the church at Colossae, he had this … Continue reading

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