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Seeks Discipline

The long term health and viability of a congregation is intrinsically tied to their view of discipline. In this article, we will explore two kinds of Biblical discipline and discuss how each is necessary for health.

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Unhooked

Satan disguises temptations like a barbed hook inside the bait. But, when we flee sin, the Bible promises he will flee. And when that happens we will have a renewed sense of joy and passion for God and a renewed energy for serving Him.

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Committed Member

One of the ways we grow in spiritual health is by growing in our committed participation in the local church. What does this look like? Join us for part 6 of this 10 part blog!

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Biblical Evangelist

One of the defining marks of spiritual maturity is the joyful desire and commitment to share our faith. Not our of moral duty, but out of delight for what Christ has done! Join us as we explore this topic together.

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The Spectacle Of Christmas

The spectacle of Christmas is found in the person of Jesus Christ. Emmanuel God with us has always been enough. This Christmas, let Christ be the true spectacle and nothing else!

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Gospel Saturated

In our third week of examining What Is A Healthy Church Member, we look at the importance and centrality of the Gospel. What is it? Why is it so central? And how will it make us healthy church members?

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Biblical Theologian

Every week we are exploring what it looks like to be a healthy church member. This week we will be looking at Biblical Theology and why that is so important!

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Expositional Listening

Over the next 10 weeks, we will be posting 10 essential characteristics of the healthy church member. This week, we will focus on expositional listening.

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THE SPIRIT OF CAIN

There are some expressions of worship that God accepts and there are some that He outright rejects. Knowing what God requires in Scripture will help us worship God in ways that He desires.

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THE ATTITUDE OF A PREACHER

The pastor's job is preach truth with boldness, preach truth with love and tenderness for his people, and to understand the Gospel so well that he can lead people to dive in and drown in the grace of God. That is what Biblical preaching is.

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THE METHOD OF A PREACHER

A pastor's always ready to share the truth of God to God's people. But what method governs his actions? Is there a Biblical model for how he must preach? And, how will knowing this help us become better equipped to hear and learn from his sermons?

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THE CALLING OF A PREACHER

Preachers aren't called to a trivial work; they are called to herald God's Words. That calling comes with wonderful blessings for the faithful but severe consequences to those who neglect it. Today we learn what God has to say about it.

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Spirit and Truth

How does God desire to be worshipped? Does He have a framework in Scripture to guide us? Or do we have the freedom to define it however we like? Check out the blog to find out more!

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The Church Is Not Sufficient

The worst of all outcomes is that many ministries have made the pathway to hell so comfortable so that sinners never sense a need to turn away from that awful road and onto the narrow way.

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The Reorientation of Praise

We were made to praise God, but the default mode of our hearts is to find satisfaction in ourselves. We turn praise of God inward upon ourselves and it is ruining us! Check out today's blog on how Christ heals us from diordered praise.

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