If you want to see teenagers develop lifelong, incomparably intimate relationships with Jesus that can survive past high school, stop assuming you know where they stand with Christ.
- June 05, 2013 |
What does the Bible mean when it says we should "fear the Lord?" Dr. Roger discusses why it's not a bad thing to fear God.
- June 05, 2013 |
Is it your church? Are you perpetuating division within the walls of your church?
Our hearts drift toward tribalism, the tendency to gather with people just like us and to reflect ourselves rather than the missionary heart of God. We’re always putting up mirrors around the light of the gospel when we should be putting up windows.
Being in a healthy, Bible-teaching local church is important for Christian parenting. But is it enough?
Dr. Roger looks at what the Bible says about God's hate toward evil and how he deals with those who carry out evil acts of terrorism.
One of the greatest unmet ministry needs in our country today is that of widows. Not the traditional widow, but single moms.
"I wish someone had told me just to be myself. I am a people-pleaser, so being a pastor's wife was a burden early in our ministry."
Recently, I’ve spoken with a dozen or so church planters, or those wrestling the call, several each week, and the same issues come up every time. I want to share some thoughts based on my personal experiences planting two churches.
In his engaging book Suburbianity, pastor Byron Yawn asks American Christians to get truly radical about embracing God’s call to an ordinary life where our nice, affluent, next-door neighbors need Christ as much as anyone living in the third-world.
Got your attention with the title, didn’t I? At least, the attention of a number of you who consider it a hot topic.
Fathers who walk with the Lord and have a foundation built on Christ and other believers are able to overcome adversity.
You won't find the word 'Trinity' in the Bible. So why do we consider it such an important doctrine?
Is there sin in Heaven right now? Dr. Roger discusses the difference between what Heaven is like now, and what it will be like after God creates the new heavens and new earth.
The most important spiritual truths need to be emphasized again and again if the hearers are to truly learn them and benefit from them. Here are seven biblical truths we pastors need to keep telling our people in the hope that eventually most will “get it.”
In the end, theological education is all about the stewardship of words. So it was when Paul commissioned Timothy. So is it now.
Unfortunately, you will not believe what some well-meaning Christians say to a bereaved parent or the family member of someone tragically injured.
During the past year, we have been preaching/teaching in the book of 1 Corinthians.
Want to write but don't know how to begin? Here is a guide to get your feet wet in the world of publishing
- April 24, 2013 |