Cowardice repulses us. Central to the human condition is the impulse to celebrate heroes, and despise cowards.
What if we showed that the best way we can love our neighbors is by introducing them to the only One who can truly solve their problems and overwhelm their lives with peace and purpose?
Follow-up is personal touch, the second-mile effort and the keeping of system-based promises that make you and your church stand out.
When it comes to the topic of sex, so many of us have a misunderstanding of what sex is all about.
Rather, “in Jesus’ name” is a reality that changes why, how and what we pray, from the very opening moment of our communion with God.
Feeling inadequate is not a hindrance to being used by God. It’s actually a prerequisite to being used by God.
His ambition was to share Christ’s gospel with those who needed it most—nothing more, nothing less.
If you follow up with your guests—and you should—there is a question you should ask. It’s a simple question, but one that will reveal a tremendous amount about how your guests felt.
When we read James, we hear the force of Old Testament proverbial language as he describes the destructive power of the tongue. According to James, the tongue is “a fire, a world of unrighteousness.”
Pastor, you may have a large crowd of attendees on Sunday morning—and still not have a congregation. The fact is that the crowd must become a church. People must be assimilated.
If you look at a leader’s fall and think it won’t happen to you, you should be very careful. Those are not my words. Those are from the Bible.
"Here are nine marks that your church—even one that believes the Bible, preaches the gospel and embraces good ecclesiology—may be unhealthy."
The problem is that ego is like a trickle of water—what starts out small erodes the surface a bit, grows in volume and creates a problem before we ever recognize it is happening.
Anxiety comes from unmet expectations, and all three of these ‘unhappies’ start with expectations...
What is great is that we don’t need drugs or alcohol to make life fulfilling. We have a relationship with God.
For too long, disunity has triumphed in our nation. It is time for this to come to an end.
Craig Groeschel leads the largest church in the country, but he doesn’t like to dwell on Life.Church’s size. In an interview with The Oklahoman,...
As much as church leaders say they want to reach outsiders, their services and the entire organization are geared toward insiders.
Passion for the mission of God led Spurgeon and his church to saturate the city of London with the life-changing gospel of Jesus.
“Anything in life can serve as an idol, or a counterfeit god.”