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Church Connections

Here are some good posts on church membership that I wish every Christian would read:

What Is Church Membership? – Jonathan Leeman (9Marks)

Is Church Membership Really Required… 23 more words

Christianity

The Saturday Post(s)

3 Principles for Asking for Forgiveness. Why we should never say, “I am sorry that I have upset you. Will you please forgive me?” with 3 things with must make sure to keep in mind when asking for forgiveness. 258 more words

You should consider becoming a Presbyterian, part 8

I am a Baptist. But I think every Baptistic person should consider becoming a Presbyterian at some point in order to see how strong their arguments are (and then, after seeing counter-arguments, becoming more Scripturally convicted), in order to show respect to their rich history, and even to love them and see how united we really are in the gospel. 637 more words

Covenant Theology

A Murky Forecast for the 'Religion Industry'

The dire headlines in the recent market research report caught my eye.

“The industry exhibits stagnant participation.”

“Industry value added is projected to decline.”

What is this troubled industry? 532 more words

Leadership

Why Every Christian Needs a Local Church

Our church’s 20th anniversary was this past Sunday, and I was pondering on what to blog in light of such an occasion. I thought it would be helpful to give several reasons for church membership and involvement. 871 more words

Christian Living

Is Church Membership Biblical?

Church membership can be a controversial issue. I have met a number of Christians who are strongly opposed to it, and others who are staunch supporters. 1,431 more words

My Two Cents

Book Review: "I Am a Church Member" by Thom Rainer

Thom Rainer. I am a Church Member: Discovering the Attitude that Makes the Difference (Nashville: B&H, 2013) 96 pp. $9.54 at Amazon

Introduction

Thom Rainer is president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources. 692 more words

Book Reviews