The Long Road to Building Israel's First Post-Statehood Church
Despite fierce opposition, these Israeli Christians are making history with their new home.
I first visited Grace and Truth Christian Congregation in Israel in the summer of 2007. The history of Grace and Truth Congregation closely intertwines with the history of Israel.
The Pressure Of The Pastorate
In order to truly flourish, pastors need authentic and safe friendships.
That's what happened. At the end of the day, the ministry model so common in our day tends to lend itself for this to happen. One thing is sure...this is us, except by the grace of God.
Our Back-from-Prison Family
In the suburbs of Chicago, a growing community gathers around those released from prison—and those headed back in.
Indeed, no one in the church gym where this weekly family celebration is held ever seems to have his or her fill of God's Word. Or God's amazing grace.
Weekend Edition—July 22, 2016
Distractions, Work, a Diverse America, Church signs, and more!
As soon as we forget the principle of grace—that everything we receive is of grace (1 Chron. 29:14; 1 Cor. Embracing God's grace, though, releases us from keeping score.
11 Portraits of Charleston Survivors' Grief and Grace
CT sent a reporter and a photographer to be with the family members of several victims.
11 Portraits of Charleston Survivors' Grief and Grace. CT sent 11 Portraits of Charleston Survivors' Grief and Grace. 1 of 8. Photos by Jonathan Hanson. 11 Portraits
Can Evangelism Emerge From The Next Generation?
It’s time to stop expecting millennials to show apathy to the call of evangelism, and train them to rise up to the call.
for the Gospel according to the power of God, who has saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to His own purpose and grace which was
Remembering Spiritual Disciplines
Authors David Mathis and Philip Nation discuss a vital subject.
David Mathis has written habits of grace: Enjoying Jesus through the Spiritual Disciplines (Crossway). Crossway Books rallied to the project, and now Habits of Grace exists.
Gospel-Centered Evangelism for a Multiethnic World
So what does high-definition evangelism look like?
Jesus now rules His kingdom at the right hand of God the papa. By grace alone, through the Holy Spirit's power, people who trust in Jesus are swept up into his glorious kingdom.
Sunday Journeys—Serving as Interim at Moody Church
Looking forward to serving Moody Church in the coming months.
Center. However, I've been preaching at my church, Grace Church, for an average of 3/4 Sundays over the last five years, so I'm accustomed to that routine.
Weekend Edition—July 29, 2016
Disaster Relief, Excuses, Sharing faith, Church signs, and more!
Church Signs. Culturally relevant in the extreme, or right on the money? Nothing like a little grace guilt to start your week. Is that supposed to be a quote from Jesus?
Trends in Church Architecture, Part 3
Third Places are the new multi-purpose building.
Through Abraham, God poured out his grace and blessing, not only touching Abraham and his future descendants, but also promising to extend blessing to all the families of the earth.
The Church’s Law-Grace Throwdown: 300 Years and Going Strong
A group of 18th-century Scottish churchmen fought bitterly over the right teaching. How we can we avoid veering toward their extremes?
The Church's Law-Grace Throwdown: 300 Years and Going Strong. A group of 18th-century Scottish churchmen fought bitterly over the right teaching.