As we contemplate the future horizon of church planting in North America, it is imperative for us to consider one of the main ingredients for these efforts – the planter and core team members. Inevitably, we must ask the question, “Where will these discipled leaders come from?” It is increasingly the case that we inadvertently… Continue reading Future Leaders On the Horizon of Church Planting
By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac. Hebrews 11:17 I have walked in the season of singleness long past the day I expected. In my 20’s being single was common and considered to be the time to experience life to the full. The 30’s brought a bit more anxiety in my heart,… Continue reading A Thankful Sacrifice ~ Singles on Mission
SBC friends, as we gather together in TX as a diverse family, do not let slip the dogs of war, lest they be after the gates of hell.
There is always a tension between the natural unfettered growth within ministry and demonstrating progress and success for accountability purposes as you strive for excellence. The typical measurements of “success” have been centered around numbers – how many conversions, how many baptisms, how many churches planted, etc. Though those are all very good aspects of growth,… Continue reading Expand Measurements of Success in Ministry