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Why Many Evangelical Churches are Failing: The Remedy

In the previous post it was suggested that there are two major reasons why many Evangelical churches are failing: Confusion of Doctrines and Compromising One’s Convictions.  1,115 more words

Christianity

Identifying a Not-So-Good Church

In Identifying a Good Church, I go over some basic characteristics that point to a solid place of worship. This week’s post covers the opposite. 861 more words

Church Membeship

Why Love the Church?

We, in the West, live in an individualistic society. There really is no arguing it. I don’t think any westerner would even try. We love our families, yes. 330 more words

Being An Involved Church Member

We need more people like Bob. In chapter 5 of his book, I Am A Church Member, Thom Rainer shares a personal account from his life in his early twenties. 383 more words

Bodylife

A Shepherd's Dilemma

Frankly, it’s hard for any pastor, I suspect, to zero in on only one. Lots of things perplex, challenge, disturb, perhaps even dismay a shepherd of God’s sheep. 693 more words

Ecclesiology

I Will Not Let My Church Be About Me

A copy of a helpful book by Thom Rainer was recently gifted to me. I have used the title from chapter 3 of I Am A Church Member… 281 more words

Bodylife

Identifying a Good Church

If you go to church, I hope you are at a place that is right for you. If you are looking for a church or thinking about leaving the church you are at, you may find this post helpful. 1,288 more words

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