Not all church decline is bad.
Pastor, meditate on these texts to nourish your faithfulness and silence your anxiety.
As long as we have breath, let us encourage one another to rest in the salvation God has accomplished for us in Jesus.
When experiencing trials, Charles Spurgeon made a point to cling to God’s promises.
If you go into church planting looking for fame or adventure, you probably won’t find either.
Hopefully we will never need these guidelines, but our churches must be prepared for the worst case scenarios.
3 marks of true Christian friendship
Every time I teach a church membership class, I try to answer these six questions guests and new members often have.
Since German is my first language, and since I grew up hearing this hymn from my parents first in German, I wanted to attempt a fresh version that might clarify a few obscure spots in the English text.
Praise God that it pleased him to work through ordinary men like Luther and Calvin to unleash afresh an extraordinary gospel to work in all its grace-driven power in my life and in the lives of countless millions of other believers and pastors through the century.
The Reformers didn’t just recapture the true gospel, they caught a vision to spread it to the ends of the earth.
New pastors quickly find out that the church on the ground is different, messier, and more complicated than the church you envisioned in your head.
As worship leaders, what we believe about God must always determine how we lead our churches.
5 tips to follow Jesus in a hyper-distracted world
I want them to know the gospel is everything. I want them to know defending the Bible is dangerous, but worth the risk.
Luther did not set out to start a new movement what he saw was that the church needed to be reformed not only in its morals, but also in its doctrine.
Church history professor Michael A.G. Haykin takes you to a critical moment for Christianity. For a German monk, it was decades of spiritual struggle in the making.
Whenever someone tells me about a desire to serve in missions, I want to affirm this wonderful calling while also tempering their excitement.