Giving a Vision for Mission
May 22, 2020
Evangelism is something we know followers of Jesus should be about. We preach sermons about it, we read books about it, and most of us know one or more methods for doing it. But how many of us feel accountable to do it? Maybe a better way to phrase that...
Disciple Makers Forum Q&A #3
May 15, 2020
Another question submitted to the Disciple Makers forum had to deal with faithful evangelism, and it was this: "What is the best way to answer someone if I am trying to share the gospel and they ask a question that I am not sure about the correct answer?" This has...
Disciple Makers Forum Q&A #2
May 8, 2020
Pastor Scott provides some helpful resources and answers to questions as a follow-up to the recent Disciple Makers Forum.
Another question submitted to the Disciple Makers Forum was, “How do you lovingly address sin in someone’s life without seeming judgmental?” This is a great question and requires a bit of intentionality...
Disciple Makers Forum Q&A #1
May 1, 2020
One question submitted to the Disciple Makers Forum was, “Would you recommend some good resources to help draw from the Bible a solid foundation of Doctrine without getting too lost in the weeds?” We want to be sure and root our people in sound theology, but not for the sake...
Disciples Who Defend the Faith
April 24, 2020
I'll never forget my first encounter with the Black Hebrew Israelite movement. I was in Shelby park at a large christian gathering, and a group of Israelites were standing just on the park's edge. This group is a fixture in the African American community, teaching a false gospel. That day,...
Where Are Your Guys?
April 17, 2020
Very shortly after I came to Christ in college, I was blessed to have a man pour his life into me through discipleship. He invested major time teaching me spiritual disciplines, holding me accountable to fighting sin and conforming to Christ because of the gospel, and he modeled how to...
Nothing Else To Do
April 10, 2020
We are currently in the middle of a pandemic. The COVID-19 virus has devastated the entire world. It has brought death, extreme illness, economic crisis, and a whole lot of fear. To slow down the spread of the virus and protect those who are most vulnerable to its effects, our...
One Size Does Not Fit All
April 3, 2020
"One size fits all" is a description of some clothing items or products that would fit in all situations. Doesn't matter if someone is tall or short, slim or wide, you give them one product and it will fit their situation. This may sometimes work with clothes, but it doesn't...
"I Am An Ambassador"
March 27, 2020
Charles Spurgeon once said that "every Christian is either a missionary or an imposter." In other words, if we are in relationship with Jesus, we are to be those who are intentionally engaging the lost where God has placed us in life. To make disciples, we must consider ourselves sent...