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Why it’s Risky to Think of Jesus like Paul Bunyan or Pecos Bill

We’re adrift in stories.  According to official sources, more than 304,000 new book titles emerged in the U.S. alone in 2014.1  Nearly seven hundred movies were released that made money,2 and probably thousands more that didn’t. 1,431 more words

Evangelism

What Love Is!??

How is love generated in our lives? The apostle Paul tells us in 1 Timothy 1:5, “The aim of our charge is love that issues from a pure heart and a good conscience and a sincere faith.” 708 more words

Gospel

An Evangelist's Response to the Gay Marriage Decision

When the Supreme Court ruling, effectively legalizing same sex marriage, I was out of the loop. I was doing what Daddy called me to do… at a conference teaching others how to effectively share the gospel in the market place and streets. 892 more words

Revival

Why I Hate Drywall (and Why You Should, Too)

Standing around with pastors during a break at an associational pastor’s conference, one pastor lamented that his church had stopped growing. When I asked why, he said that his building could only hold so many people. 449 more words

Strategy

Daily Devotion-June 29, 2015-Revival for Sale?

Acts 8:18-20

And when Simon saw that through laying on of the apostles’ hands the Holy Ghost was given, he offered them money, Saying, Give me also this power, that on whomsoever I lay hands, he may receive the Holy Ghost.

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Daily Devotions

The Continued Rise of the Nones

By James Emery White

When I wrote The Rise of the Nones: Understanding and Reaching the Religiously Unaffiliated, the most recent data revealed that the “nones” made up one out of every five Americans, which made them the second largest religious group in the United States – second only to Catholics. 838 more words

Church Growth

Not by moral correction

In 1981 I spent some time in a Caribbean nation working at a Christian radio station. Back then the Moral Majority was trying to drum up grassroots resistance to cultural changes that were markedly non-Christian. 675 more words

American Society