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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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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Pastors and Imams, a Crucial Friendship

In a place where Christians are being persecuted every day, how do an imam and a pastor develop respect for each other? It can only credited to years and years of working together for the betterment of their shared community, with the goal of promoting peace and harmony. Their friendship is based on trust and the mutual desire to help their parishioners to help them grow in their faith.

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