Tag Archives: Discipleship

Strengthen The Things Which Remain

    It is my hope to present a persuasive argument, for the use of catechisms as a biblical and useful (and even necessary) tool and a great foundation for Christian Education / Spiritual Formation in our churches. They are a … Continue reading

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I Will Open My Mouth in a Parable (Psalm 78)

It has been a few months since I have been able to sit down and write a blog post. Life has been a bit insane and my family is in the midst of a transition. This has given me some … Continue reading

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What is Christian Apologetics?

Christians need to know what they believe and how to defend and share their faith! The Apostle  Peter made this plain as he wrote to the Christians in Asia Minor in the first century saying, ” But sanctify the Lord … Continue reading

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How Does the Church Grow?

I had the privilege of addressing the pastors and elders of the Ohio Christian Union churches this past week on the subject of what makes “successful church growth” take place. I believe that the answer is so simple that we … Continue reading

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Discipleship 101 – What Jesus said about following Him.

A couple of weeks ago I had the great privilege of preaching a series of messages over the course of a Thursday through Sunday that were designed to encourage and instruct the saints to the work of being true Disciples … Continue reading

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Following Jesus [Part 5, Making Disciples]

Over the last four weeks we have seen the characteristics of a disciple. Now we see the work of a Disciple. As you probably have heard the old preacher’s question, “What in heaven’s name are you doing here on earth?” … Continue reading

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Following Jesus [Part 1]

What does it mean to “follow Jesus?” Is it just to take the name of Christian or does it go farther than that? Jesus said to His disciples, Luke 9:23 “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny … Continue reading

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