Category Archives: Spiritual Growth

“AMERICA – WE HAVE A PROBLEM”

We all remember that radio transmission from Apollo 13, “Houston, we have a problem.” Well, America has a problem…an illiteracy problem… Biblical illiteracy to be precise. A recent LifeWay Survey reports only 22% say they spend time reading God’s Word … Continue reading

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“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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“WHEN THE WORLD COMES TO US”

The term that is often used today to describe the relocation of peoples across borders is “global migration.” Regardless of what our politics are on the subject, as Christians, we should sit up and take note of this trend. It … Continue reading

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“ELEVEN WAYS TO START CONVERSATIONS”

We all have a God-given responsibility to share the Gospel. But often, we struggle with how to do that with people we barely know. And this is particularly the case with neighborhood acquaintances. Bob Connelly and Dr. Bob Roberts, Jr. … 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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