When I was converted to Christianity as an adult over twenty years ago, I vividly recall my first Sunday at my mother’s church.
Our programs are helpful only to the extent that they put people in contact with the God-ordained means of grace
We overlook the value of ordinary, brief, Christian conversations.
With ten minutes to spare, David sat down in the pew that had become his usual spot—the top right balcony.
You may have never heard of the Caffynite controversy, but this book teaches some important lessons about confessionalism in local churches.
Sometimes on our anniversary, my wife and I re-read our covenant vows to each other. It’s always special. When churches stand and read their church covenant together, there’s no reason … keep reading…
On Why Is the Lord’s Supper So Important? (with Aubrey M. Sequeira & Sam Emadi) | Pastors Talk, Ep. 174By A. M. Sequeira, J. Leeman, S. Emadi | 06.29.2021
Why is the Lord’s Supper so important? What should ordinary Christians know about it?
What if more Christians began to view their friendships as stewardships from God? We should all actively look for opportunities to leverage our friendships for practical, kingdom-minded endeavors.
Church members have the holy calling of “putting up with one another”—or, as the Bible puts it, forbearing with one another.
The Word led to baptism, which led to a defined worshiping community, and as people were baptized, they were “added” to that community. That’s what Luke is teaching us.
On Pastoring and Parenting (with David Helm, Juan Sanchez, and Michael Lawrence) | Pastors Talk, Ep. 172By D. Helm, J. Leeman, J. Sanchez, M. Lawrence | 06.08.2021
In this episode of Pastors Talk, Jonathan Leeman chats with David Helm, Juan Sanchez, and Michael Lawrence about parenting as a pastor.
If we’re going to get baptism right, we need our thinking and practice shaped by Scripture. That’s why at my church our elders recently entered a study about baptism.
Jonathan chats with Mark and Kevin about the roles of men and women in healthy churches.
In your time as an elder’s wife, you will doubtless experience times of loneliness. You can take encouragement from the example of Paul that a desire for friends is a good desire.
Christians should happily give to their church. Right? What else is there to say on this topic?