Tag: Mission

Four Questions for Evaluating Kingdom Partnerships

Because the Great Commission is the responsibility of the local church, and because God expects each Christian to leverage his or her resources most effectively toward its fulfillment, churches must constantly evaluate kingdom partnerships. Whether this partnership is with a local Baptist association, a state convention, a national agency, an individual missionary, community benevolence programs, or any number of other…

Consumer Christianity and Sunday Morning Products

“Consumer Christianity” is the Americanized brand of an extrabiblical, self-centered gospel. The come-and-see model of ministry we’ve developed over the past 100 years has produced several generations of Christians who assume that church is about them, for them, and because of them. So they shop around. Churches work so hard at having the best music, the most dynamic preacher, the…

Haiti Vision Trip Diaries January 2013

Pastor Kenny and I took a quick trip to Haiti this past week, praying that God would open our eyes and ears to what He is doing there.¬†Proverbs 19:21 says that there are many plans in a man’s heart, but the counsel of the Lord is what will stand. My fellow Pastor and I had many thoughts in mind, but…

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