The “What” and “Why” of Small Groups (9 of 10)

Continuing some foundational reasons to participate in small groups, Gareth Icenogle writes, “The ecclesia are small groups of Christians who are scattered around the world, bound together by a common Spirit. Meeting in all arenas of human systems and...

The Basic Reason Why I Enjoy Reading the Puritans

This past Monday I participated in Cyber-Monday by purchasing A Puritan Theology: Doctrine for Life by Joel Beeke and Mark Jones… for only $9.99. Yeah, huge savings there. I felt like a rock star. Anyway, I am excited to read through this because it’s...

Pornography’s 4-Step Progression

Pornography is a serious problem, according to various studies. One study I read indicated that in the United States, $3,075.64 is being spent on pornography every second. Every second there are 28,258 Internet users viewing pornography as well as 372 Internet users...

5 Ideas that Changed the Way that I Serve as a Pastor

Victor Hugo wrote, “One can resist the invasion of armies; one cannot resist the invasion of ideas.” If that were true in the 1870’s, how much more accurate is it now! We are an influenced people. Television, radio, newspaper, the Internet, and so...