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1 POSTSPaul Martin is a speaker and author. He served pastorates in Louisiana, Oklahoma, Indiana, and Kansas. He, along with his wife Sharon, pioneered their denomination's ministry into Sierra Leone, West Africa with a focus on leadership development and theological education. The Martins live near Wichita, KS. They are parents of two married children and six grandchildren.
A new study published by Harvard lists the benefits of prayer and church attendance on youth. Turns out, prayer can protect children from a bevy of unfortunate choices.
Many churches use October 31 as an outreach event. If you're one of them, you're probably asking yourself..."How can we get unchurched families to attend?" "How can we reach families with this event?"
Andy Stanley unpacks his reasoning for eliminating phrases such as "the Bible says..." from our preaching in order to reach the younger generations and return to a more New-Testament model of evangelism.