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God’s Resurrection Power for Us!

READ Ephesians 1:19-23 I also pray that you will understand the incredible greatness of God’s power for us who believe him. This is the same...

The Seven Last Words of Christ for Holy Week: The Seventh Word

READ Luke 23:44-56  “Father, I entrust my spirit into your hands.” Luke 23:46 Two of the last seven “words” of Jesus were quotations from the Psalms. Earlier...

The Seven Last Words of Christ for Holy Week: The Sixth Word

READ John 19:19-30 “It is finished.” John 19:30 I never saw a more difficult film to watch than Mel Gibson’s The Passion of the Christ. For most...

Hey Pastor, Want A Successful Youth Ministry?

Brad Cooper is our student pastor here at NewSpring Church…and is one of the most gifted/anointed leaders on the planet. Since he has been...

Our Business

Fred Harvey was a name almost every American knew in the late 1800s and early 1900s. This son of Britain had come to America...

Defining / Clarifying The Gospel

My friend Daniel Montgomery presents, "Gospel 101" in this brief video. I always appreciate Daniel's passion for clarity and balance. If you are interested...

John Donne On God’s Never Despising Us

Today in 1631 John Donne died. For those who know him at all, he is known mainly for his poetry. He was born in...

Ten Questions That Unchurched People ARE NOT Asking!

#1 – “What do you do to disciple people?” (This question is usually asked by people who want to ‘microwave” spiritually, not understand that...

My Thoughts On Health Care Reform…

The short version – it doesn’t matter!!! Now for the long version… It amazes me that “Christians” who say they believe in an all powerful, completely...

Crown Him With Many Crowns: A New Verse

In yesterday’s post I explained the unusual origin and history of the hymn “Crown Him with Many Crowns.” Though most hymnals today include four...

Monday is for Missiology: Evangelism and Social Justice

It's time for another installment of "Monday is for Missiology" and I want to thank those of you who are engaging in this important...

They're Sampling Me

The doctor's office called last week. It's time for my annual checkup. But before the visit with the physician, I was instructed to drop...

Making a Difference

I've just spent a weekend with a group of investors. No, not that kind. These folks are not looking for a way to pull in...

missionSHIFT: Introducing Brad Andrews

Brad and his college sweetheart of 10 years, Holly, live in St. Louis, Missouri and have four children: Cooper (8), Margo (6), Sloan (4),...

Hubris and Leadership

In my last post, I quoted from the forthcoming book, Transformational Church, co-authored with Thom Rainer. Yesterday, Thom and I were discussing more writing...

When a Child Dies: Hope

They called the other day and invited me to speak in chapel at a local Christian high school. I was delighted and told them...

A Pastor's Heart: Like a Mother, Like a Shepherd, Like Jesus

A young pastor who feels he might be out of place in leading a church sent me a note the other day. With the...

Friendship: Its Essence, Its Test

It's come as a surprise to me that the 27th chapter of Proverbs has become a favorite in that vast book filled with maxims,...

Transformational Church– Snippet 1

Here is a brief word from Transformational Church, the book Thom Rainer and I are writing. I will be posting some excerpts from the...

Ten Signs A Leader Is “Losing It!”

I’ve been reading through the OT lately and have been challenged by the downward leadership spiral that Saul went on…here are TEN signs from...
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