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Deja Vu...sort of...

This upcoming Sunday, October 5th, will mark the end of my first year in the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod. It was, and has continued to be a breath of fresh air. 1,247 more words

Theology - Pop Culture

4 Trends for Churches to Consider

When I first saw Ed Stetzer’s original article titled, MissionTrends: 4 Trends for Churches to Consider, I had some points of difference but wasn’t sufficiently motivated to write about them because, overall, I think we should all think more about the future. 1,198 more words

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The Integration of Christianity and Psychology: A guest post by Sarah Rainer

Sarah Rainer, Doctor of Psychology, explains how psychology and Christianity relate to each other.

Source: www.christianitytoday.com

Research shows that pastors largely feel unequipped to address mental illness, and that mental illness is still “taboo” in many ways.

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The Integration of Christianity and Psychology: A guest post by Sarah Rainer | The Exchange

Sarah Rainer, Doctor of Psychology, explains how psychology and Christianity relate to each other. | Ed Stetzer

The following is a guest post by Sarah Rainer… 97 more words

Theology

Focus on the Family, Lifeway avoid the tough questions about mental illness...

With much fanfare, the folks from Lifeway Research and Focus on the Family released a report yesterday containing data collected from three separate surveys of Protestant pastors, Protestant adults identified with mental illness, and family members of Protestants with mental illness in what’s been titled the… 1,228 more words

Key Ministry

The Three Factors a "Comeback Church"

In Comeback Churches, Stetzer & Dodson set out three factors necessary for a declining church to become a “missional” church:

We believe these Three Faith Factors help a church regain a missional focus and are always necessary to lead a comeback church: 36 more words

Ecclesiology

Why the Church Matters

  1. The church is the only institution that our Lord promised to build and to bless (Matt. 16:18).
  2. The church is the gathering place of true worshippers (Phil.
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Ecclesiology