Theology: Longer vs. Shorter Reading of Matthew 28:19 Jason Gallion: Church Today: The Danger of Corrupting the Word In the Garden of Eden, Eve was tempted two times. Once, she added… Click To Read More "Answer Forum Vol 31 No 10"
Dealing with Anxiety and Stress Written By Linda Schreckenberg Ryan Wardwell, Carmel, IN We’re not experiencing an escalated sense of anxiety in these times. Fear and anxiety seem to work… Click To Read More "Opinions Vol 31 No 10"
Previously we discussed what assets should be included in the “Fixed Asset” section of the balance sheet. Properly recording the assets results in a stronger balance sheet and also moves… Click To Read More "Church Balance Sheet (Part 2)"
“Even so faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone” James 2:17. I truly wish that church growth would happen by simply praying and waiting upon God. While… Click To Read More "Tim Massengale – The Need for Prayer and Action"
When we are engaged to work with a church, it is often to help prepare the financials to present to a bank for a loan request. One area that usually… Click To Read More "Church Balance Sheet"
Juanita Suggs, New Castle, IN — Our hot meal program is the largest and oldest program in the city. Within a two-hour period, between 350 and 400 people are fed… Click To Read More ""
Obviously, God is ultimately in charge of a church’s growth. There are times when God is giving a season of rest and preparation for a church for something to come.… Click To Read More "5 Reasons a Church Stops Growing"
“Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me” (Psalm 51:10). In David’s prayer we see modeled humility, the beginning of all true worship… Click To Read More "Creating A Climate For My Revival"
We are thinking of eliminating our Sunday school and just having morning worship. Your thoughts? In my opinion, this would be a terrible mistake. After 30-plus years of church growth… Click To Read More "Should Sunday School be Eliminated?"
A photo freezes the moment. A certain photo, viewed after many years, may provide a rush of memories, emotion or nostalgia. Recently, one such photo struck me hard. It was a… Click To Read More "The First Sip"
Almost 98,000 foreign immigrants sought refuge in North America in 2012. Legal immigrants running away from other nations, because of persecution, seek refuge in Europe, parts of Asia, and especially… Click To Read More "R.I.S.E.N. Ministry – Offering Evangelism, Support to Refugees and International Students"
“For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness; but unto us which are saved it is the power of God” – 1 Corinthians 1:18 We… Click To Read More "Preaching, A Necessity for Growth"