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R.A. Torrey: Soul Winner 

*Disclaimer: I received this book from Moody Publishers in exchange for an honest review.

As you might guess, R.A. Torrey won souls. In fact, winning souls served as a primary motivator for ministry. 366 more words

Christianity

God Won't Give You More Than You Can Handle

Mark 2.1-5

When he returned to Capernaum after some days, it was reported that he was at home. So many gathered around that there was no longer room for them, not even in front of the door; and he was speaking the word to them. 1,934 more words

New Testament

The Church's Teaching on Preaching: 1917 to 2017

Here is a very nice reflection on what the Church has taught about the role and purpose of preaching. In it I especially liked this statement from St. 34 more words

Preaching

The Power (Efficacy) of Persistent Prayer

There are missionaries in the North being killed and persecuted. Don’t be dismayed, strengthen yourself for our own is coming. Our own persecution is coming – our tribulation is coming. 1,017 more words

Urbc

Being a Pastor 5 and Being a Christian - Bible Study 2

Yesterday I gave a really-way-too-brief explanation on how to combine your devotional reading and Bible Study.

Let’s detail how to do this. Some people simply want to read their Bible without distraction. 473 more words

Christianity

Can You Pass the Litmus Test?

Perhaps you remember learning about litmus tests back in high school chemistry. The main use of litmus paper is to test whether the solution is acidic or alkaline. 481 more words

Scripture

What we used to preach

A while ago, say, 100 years ago, churches knew that their primary goal week in and week out was to exposit God’s word and preach from the text what the authors originally intended. 3,084 more words

Church