What role should cross-cultural church planters play in a new church plant?
The usefulness of this book stretches beyond its target audience to anyone who is working to communicate the gospel and its implications to teenagers.
We need to grow not only in doing good, but in being good. We need the spiritual fruit of goodness. How can we grow in this?
The problem with evangelistic programs is that they often make you feel like you’ve done evangelism—when you actually haven’t.
It’s our job to sow—and God’s to convert. Churches should be careful not to require of themselves what they cannot produce.
Audio from two recent 9Marks events at 2017’s Southern Baptist Convention.
How do you serve the Lord as a church planter while broke?
When God burdens a preacher for a people group, a neighborhood, or a block, it’s right for that preacher to go and become all things to all people so that he might save some.
If evangelism is to be woven into the fabric of the life of a new church plant and its pastor, it takes some thought and planning.
There’s no way a finite heart can hold all the things a church planting wife will face in life and ministry. But Christ can, he does, and he will.
Mark and Jonathan chat about how a pastor’s doctrine of conversion will have massive effects on his philosophy of ministry.
If you’re looking for an accessible, Reformed Baptist introduction on the doctrine of the church, this is a resource I’m happy to recommend.
I’m writing to you today because we’re concerned to see a steadily growing trend in America. It’s called “revitalization.”
Service in global missions and service to the local church aren’t opposed to each other—or at least they shouldn’t be.