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What ARE we planting?

by Shannon Youell

Thank you to one of our readers who brought up a couple of great questions in response to an article we reposted on our blog: 630 more words

Church Plant Updates

Gospel Glitterati Attempting to Get Mahaney Back in Circulation?

Thomas Garrett – Founding Father of the Gospel Coalition?

“Garrett is a figure straight from R. H. Tawney’s Religion and the Rise of Capitalism: he was part missionary and part entrepreneur. 606 more words

The Heresy of Worshiptainment

Here is a great article by Mike Livingstone about The Heresy of Worshiptainment, and why it is important for us in our churches not to focus on being “entertained”, but to really hear and soak in the message of the Gospel.   63 more words

Good Reads

Welcome to 2015: A Reflection on 2014

Happy New Year!

I feel like yesterday I was ringing in the 2014 New Year at the Chick Fil A Bowl watching Texas A&M whoop Duke with my daddy. 572 more words

David Platt

Often Unnoticed Marks of Godliness

Last year at my church we started a new tradition:  a sit down meeting of the members (individually or as a couple) with one or both of the pastors to talk about spiritual growth.   704 more words

Christian Living

Prayer of Salvation Controversy

Tough Topic

Sooooooo…. Here’s a good one for you guys to debate (atheists, skeptics, cultists, and otherwise non-believers need not participate):

Is the “sinner’s prayer” a good or bad thing? 550 more words


The Importance of the Word

As members of churches, we stake our lives-and his church-on truth from God, not thoughts from men and woman. For this reason, members of churches should desire and, in a sense, demand nothing less than continual feasts on God’s Word in the church.

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