Pastoral reflections on how Metro Bible Church in South Lake, TX, reopened.
The Lord had been preparing us for this global pandemic through the ordinary means of pastoral ministry.
We asked pastors how they’d been serving their non-Christian neighbors since the pandemic disrupted regular ministry.
It’s not the case that a virtually mediated, physically dispersed Lord’s Supper is less than optimal: it’s simply not the Lord’s Supper.
If the government continues to say we cannot meet, when do we as churches engage in civil disobedience by gathering anyway?
This pandemic should not be squandered. While we’re all stuck at home, let’s minister to our homebound members with renewed vigor.
Jonathan Leeman chats with Bob Johnson, a pastor in the Detroit area, about practical ways he and his elders have tried to shepherd their scattered sheep during COVID-19.
We asked pastors how they’d been serving their people since the pandemic disrupted regular ministry.
9Marks surveyed several pastors to see how they intended on serving communion once their church starts gathering again.
You’re a new Christian. What’s the first thing you should do? Join a church!
Lord willing, none of this will prove useful for your church.
With Covid-19 causing churches to put public gatherings on hold, it seems like a good time to consider why Christians prioritize gathering in the first place.
Mark asks Jonathan to make his best case from the Bible against multi-site and multi-service churches.
Identity politics is a useful ally, but it’s also a misleading ally. I pray the Lord would give us discernment to know one from the other, as well as his love and a commitment to his truth.
Jonathan’s new book One Assembly argues against multi-site and multi-service churches. What motivated him to write a whole book on the topic? Isn’t this much ado about very little?