Five Things Small Group Attendees Need to Know
Small groups are part of discipleship and valuable to churches, so consider the following if you’re part of one.
Who Is Your Coach?
It will change your life and the lives of others if you’ll just obey the Great Commission: intentional discipleship.
Let’s Just Give Up
Tired of trying to control everything, find your own answers, make your own way? How about just getting out of God’s way?
Am I His Hands and Feet?
If not us, then who will be Jesus to “the least of these?”
Spiritual Warfare Begins Early
Contrary to popular belief, the sin nature begins at birth, but we can be to be equipped to to beat it with with God’s armor.
Avoid Bruises and Turn on the Light
Intentionally avoid the darkness that causes pain and agony by turning on the Light that never dims.
Come, Drink, and Find Grace
Once you have met the Savior of the world, and surrendered your life to Him, you’ll want everyone to know . . . so don’t keep it in!
We Need All Five Bars
If you’re feeling out of fellowship with God, you’re the one who created the distance, not Him.
My Advice on How to Read the Bible
Because the Bible is living, breathing, and active, reading it should be exciting, emotional, and life-changing.
4 Types of People in Proverbs: The Foolish
Knowing what is right and wise is all about the choices we make and the people we consider to be our friends.
Dwell in the Realm of Now
Everybody says it’s not healthy to live in the past, but what does that really mean, especially when you’re haunted by it.
Are You Sold Out To God’s Mission?
Many Bible heroes did not understand at first that their own personal comfort meant disobedience to God.
Empty, Dehydrated, and Broken
She needed compassion, but the world gave her condemnation.Then she met the single most controversial figure of all time.
Lessons From a Lumberjack
Christians have a purpose and God has a plan: Go and disciple others.
What the Foolish Man Builds
Let’s be done with temporary structures and build God’s kingdom one lost soul at a time.
Are You Standing in the Overflow
If you want to be part of what God is doing, ask him for an overflow of the Holy Spirit’s power to be a light in the darkness.
Managing Your Time For God’s Glory
God has divinely inspired a balanced life for us, so we should allow him to control our schedules.
That Sweet Aroma of Christ in Us
We are to be a sweet aroma of Christ as we surrender to the Holy Spirit who tells us to die to self.
Fully Functioning and Radical
If we are the body of Christ, why aren’t our hands reaching out to the hurting and our arms to the broken?
Please Don’t Pass the Chips
When you’re the one lacking self -control, don’t put the blame on someone else.
One Way to Better Understand Scripture
Understanding the Bible is about making connections between theology and application.
What is Wisdom and How Can We Find it?
There are different kinds of wisdom in this world, but the only one worth noting comes from the Lord and is God given . . . if you ask.
Be Ready For Surprise Visits
Avoid the religious thinking of today’s world and set your heart on Jesus, allowing your thoughts be his thoughts.
What Defines Your Winning Season?
No one wants to lose, but what does a victorious life really mean to you?
What Can A Child Teach Adults?
When Jesus rebuked his disciples for shooing away the little children, he taught a countercultural lesson.
Are You Headed Toward or Away From Him?
We must have the mind of Christ to reject the things of this world.
The Commercial of Our Lives
As an image bearer of Christ, what does the billboard of your life say about the God you serve?
Understanding the Enemy
God protects us from harm and guides our understanding.
New Standards Don’t Honor God
Yes, God’s love is without condition, but His standard are higher than the world’s.
When Winning Really Means Losing
Jesus taught some countercultural things, like what winning and losing really mean.
Remove. Replace. Reboot.
If what you say comes from your heart, take an inventory of the words and be honest with yourself.
Practice: Part of God’s Playbook
Let your actions and choices reflect what it says in God’s “playbook.”
Deconstructing Your Christianity
Sometimes called Progressive Christianity, a dangerous movement is creeping into our culture.
He Who Began a Good Work
We are God’s incomplete masterpiece and the Artist is faithfully working in us to the end.
Your Spiritual Wake Up Call
If you’ve become spiritual drowsy, maybe it’s time to get serious about church.
The Discipleship Command Is For You
Someone you know needs discipleship, and you may be that disciple maker.
What’s Your Preference?
Because believers reflect Christ, we should choose generosity and compassion over what we prefer.
Values Determine Practices
Make sure that the values you claim to have are obvious in what you actually do.
In our comfort, do we take risks that might change the course of someone’s life?
How Do We Make Godly Decisions?
It’s difficult to understand what God wants us to do if we have neglected our walk with Him.
Closing The Gap
Putting distance between yourself and God is a dangerous road to travel.
Fellowship vs. Discipleship
True disciples of Christ invest in the people God has placed in their lives.
Lessons From the Master
Jesus repeated his words, actions, and teachings many times, so you might have to do the same for those you disciple.
Lace Up Your Church’s Shoes
As we disciple new believers, let’s make sure to start with the basics.
Breaking News for the Nations
What about that guy you just passed on the street? Does he need you to be Jesus in the flesh today?
3 Ways to Begin the New Year Prepared
Allow God to soften your soul and get rid of the accumulated junk this year.
New Year, New Race, New Word From God
Before running headlong into the new year, find some time to be with God and hear from Him.
Lessons Learned on a Plane
God doesn’t promise a smooth ride, but to be with us in the turbulence.
3 Life-Changing Christmas Takeaways
Now that Christmas is over, what should a Christian’s focus be?
Jesus Brought Hope and Purpose
If God feels distant and irrelevant, reach for him, call his name, and live.