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Evangelism as Captivating with the Gospel

I recently wrote this article for Facts & Trends magazine on The Power of Story: Captivated by the Gospel.

Do you remember the last time you heard a good story?  853 more words


David Platt on "Heaven is for Real"

There are many books circulating the market right now that claim to recount visits to heaven – and millions of people are reading them.What should we make of these supposed “post-death experience” stories? 264 more words


Preaching Quote (George Wood)

“Powerless preaching will produce vapid and ineffective saints; preaching that comes with the Spirit’s direction and anointing results in changed lives. You preach to people who are gathered together in God’s presence to hear what He has commanded you to say.” – Dr.
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The Gospel and Our Adoption in Christ

In February I had the privilege of preaching at my home church, Hickory Grove Baptist Church in Charlotte, NC. My sermon was titled “The Gospel and Our Adoption in Christ”, … 15 more words


T4G Panel on "Group Ministry in the Local Church"

Groups are a big part of local church ministry. Whether they come in the form of discipleship groups, accountability groups, Sunday School, or home groups, it’s clear that evangelicals believe groups matter. 243 more words


Charles Spurgeon's "The Carrot and The Horse"

Charles Spurgeon once told a story, of a king a farmer and a noblemen:

“Once upon a time there was a king who ruled over everything in a land.

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