The Multisite Church Is No Longer a Church Model

Before you start reading the article I want to share with you that in this article I have intentionally quoted several books, please consider reading the books listed in the […]

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Mother’s Day: Finding Strength in a Nightmare in Pakistan

When I first became a mom in 2016, I used to have a recurring nightmare that my 3rd floor walkup apartment in New York City was on fire, and I had just minutes to not only get my babies to safety, but to also gather whatever we would need to survive out of the home. My nightmares always took place in the winter, so I had flashes of tossing warm clothes for everyone into bags and chucking them out the window onto the street. I always comforted myself with how unlikely that was to actually happen, but in the Fall of 2018, I found myself in exactly that situation. Though this time it wasn’t a fire rushing us out the door to safety, it was the threat of an angry mob in Pakistan coming for my family.

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Why an Accurate Cultural Perspective Helps with Contextualization of the Message and the Church

There is no command in the Bible to plant churches, but “A Great Commission theology supports the missionary practice of church planting,” which “includes the missio dei, incarnation, and the […]

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Book Review: Discovering Church Planting: An Introduction to the Whats, Whys, and Hows of  Global Church Planting by J. D. Payne.

The book is “an introduction to the Whats, Whys and Hows of Global Church Planting.” The most noticeable theme is Kingdom expansion through disciple-making in the apostolic church, which is […]

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Education Determines the Rise and the Fall of Nations Morally

Education with the purpose to advance knowledge for the good of all men transcends all ethno-racial, socio-economical, religious and geo-political boundaries. The rise and fall of nations is determined by […]

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Fasting in the Bible: how do we prepare our heart for Lent?

One of the first things Christians ask when you mention the word lent is what is it? So let’s define Lent. What is Lent? Lent is the span of time […]

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Book Review: Elders and Leaders: God’s Plan for Leading the Church by Gene A. Getz.

Personal Impression to the Three-Lens Metaphor and its Implications One of the doctrinal beliefs that makes a Christian a true follow of Jesus Christ is the inerrancy of the Scriptures. […]

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What Is the Difference Between Mission and Missions?

Several years ago, I was commissioned by the board of elders in my church to direct all of our short-term missions at our church. I found that many in the […]

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Consumerism In the Church Hinders the Great Commission

The current church culture and practice in the United State encourages consumerism in the church, where attendees are seen as customers rather than children of God. The notion of building […]

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The Alternative Proposals to John’s Authorship of the Johannine Letters

In this article I would like to look at three alternative proposals to John’s authorship of the Johannine letters. My hope is to answer a few very critical questions about […]

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