One key takeaway from the story of Joel Osteen’s ministry is the way that he and other modern mainstream prosperity preachers have altered the prosperity gospel to fit more with America’s secularizing worldview.
The Bible’s speed limit signs are posted everywhere, but our focus on numbers and fast growth causes us to speed right by them.
Andy Prime, a church planter in Scotland, explains the necessity of teaching sound doctrine to everyone, regardless of educational background.
The practice of meaningful membership is at the heart of what it means to be a faithful church in a nominal Christian culture.
Ken Mbugua, a pastor in Nairobi, answers the question, “What do you wish American pastors, churches, and missionaries knew about Christianity in Africa?”
As preachers, we must proclaim the gospel in every sermon. But that doesn’t mean our sermons from Galatians should sound exactly like our sermons from Genesis.
We asked pastors from around the world a simple question: what books did you read in 2018 that helped you be a better pastor?
If we invest in social issues without ever explaining the gospel, then we’ve failed the test of love.
In this episode of Pastors’ Talk, Jonathan sits down with Mark, John Folmar, and Andy Johnson to talk about healthy churches and global missions.
What piece of advice would Mack Stiles, a pastor in the Middle East, give to missionaries?
What’s the goal in contextualization? How do we know if we’ve gone too far, or not far enough?
Rather than aiming to “finish” the missionary task, let’s unite under the more modest banner of simply being faithful to the task.
If porn goes unchecked, the corporate consequences will be pervasive.
Churches shouldn’t farm out personal evangelism to pastors, professionals, or programs. Instead, the goal for every church ought to be a culture of evangelism.
Does Bill Johnson and Bethel Church’s teaching fall within the bounds of Christian orthodoxy? Or do they harm the advance of the gospel of Jesus Christ?