Why You Should Share the Gospel

Why You Should Share the Gospel

Some time ago I did a funeral and was saddened to realize that I was dealing with a family that had no tradition of Christian faith. The patriarch of this family had passed away in his early 60s, and his daughter wanted me to do his funeral. The family had no...
How to Grow Your Church

How to Grow Your Church

I was once interim pastor of an inner city church that had, for various reasons, begun to decline in numbers.  As church attendance dropped, month after month and year after year, the remaining congregation began to face the possibility that its days might be...
Why are Christians Hopeful?

Why are Christians Hopeful?

I don’t know your story, but I can guess that at least a few of my readers are experiencing significant anxiety over unemployment or under-employment. Perhaps you have a family member who was just diagnosed with an illness–or perhaps you yourself have just...