Great Commission Changes

February 13, 2019, 0 Comments

Jesus gave His commission to the early church in Matthew 28:18-20. Though it is one of several commissions given by Jesus, the church-at-large has come to call this statement: The Great Commission. Let me remind

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The Disciple’s Bible CSB Review

January 28, 2019, 1 Comments

I am a happy user of the Christian Standard Bible. In a previous post, I gave five reasons why I use the translation in my personal studies and public preaching. It is a translation built on solid

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Recruitment vs. Reproduction

January 21, 2019, 0 Comments

As leaders, we are in the business of raising new leaders and even replacing ourselves. It would be easy to make the case that if you are not preparing someone else to take your place

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8 Attitude Adjustments for Church Life

January 7, 2019, 1 Comments

I like using the terms faithfulness and fruitfulness to describe the progress congregations are to make. It allows leaders to focus on disciple-making as the primary work rather than events designed to simply assemble crowds. Recently, my

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