The example of the Malaysian Church and the North Korean Church in the face of persecution give us hope and bolster our faith.
I have yet to hear from anyone who drinks how alcohol enhances anything or blesses anyone.
It sounds innocent enough, but this is secretly an insidious phrase.
Every married couple has exchanged vows which promise “til death do us part,” but for far too many marriages, their dreams of “forever” are crushed by divorce.
Once worship leaders regain the vision of enabling the congregation to be participants in the journey of corporate worship, I believe we can return worship to the people once again.
“What I tried to write in my book is something that’s not biblically obvious.” - Francis Chan
“The one category where we could not see where the body of christ had very much capacity to respond was where the poor were the victims of violence.” - Gary Haugen
“I’m seeing the emergence of multi-ethnic, Christ-centered Bible-based churches to me that is the hope of a nation.”
“Church leaders should ask, ‘Who are we trying to reach?’” - Tony Morgan
“We over-complicate discipleship. It’s just taking the time and passing on a skill to other people.” - Vince Miller
“Some of the people who talk about the Holy Spirit the most are the least influenced by the Spirit.” - Scot McKnight