Each Member by becoming a Member or continuing to be a Member assents to the following agreement among the Members. This agreement shall be known as the Covenant … We believe the Holy Spirit led each of us personally1 to receive the Lord Jesus Christ as our Savior, 2 and we have declared our faith by word3 and baptism. 4 Because of this, we willingly enter into a covenant with all the members of Bethel Baptist Church, as one body in Christ. 5 We walk together in love6 without regard to national origin, gender, income, or social standing, 7 working together to serve our church with the power of the Holy Spirit. 8 We support one another through regular attendance and we support the pastor(s) who lead our church, increasing their joy as…
Guest Speaker: Tom Jackson
Tom and Lois Jackson are missionaries with TEAM Global Missions to Zimbabwe. In this message, Tom describes the work, the people he ministers to, and the power of the gospel to bring hope an dchange lives. He also issues a challenge and invitation to a younger generation of missionaries to embrace the Great Commission command issued by Jesus. Indeed, the fields are ready for harvest, but the workers are few. Take the time to watch the video linked here. Tom does a good job of giving viewers a taste of the culture of the people of Zimbabwe. It's a mix of beautifully joyous people, wonderful scenery, visible poverty, and the heart of God for the Nations.
"Advice for Graduates" by Dr. Gil McKee
An Appeal For An Explanation: Derek Thomas, P&R, and Plagiarism
A number of people have spoken to me concerning the recent plagiarism charges against Derek Thomas, which P&R have confirmed on their website (www.prpbooks.com/book/acts), though P&R uses the euphemistic phrase "unattributed content."
Fairhaven Baptist Church
Bible Text: I Peter 3:10-12 | Preacher: Roger Voegtlin | Series: Transcribed Sermons Please turn in your Bibles to I Peter chapter 3, verses 10 through 12. I’m going to preach this morning simply on how to enjoy life. Everybody wants to enjoy life, but some don’t, and some do. I think we see a secret to this in I Peter 3 starting with verse 10. “For he that will love life, and see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile: Let him eschew evil, and do good; let him seek …
What You Think is Da Deal
Faith Christian Center of San Francisco is a non-denominational, multicultural, Spirit filled Church committed to impacting our community with the love of Jesus and equipping believers with the Word o
Why I am a CBF Baptist
By Heather Burke Well, my knee-jerk response is to say, “The SBC wouldn’t have me.” I’m a woman ordained to the gospel ministry. I don’t like other people telling me who God made me to be. God and …
How Skipping Church Affects Our Children
In a Q&A, Carl Trueman was asked about why churches today are losing their young people. Typical answers to this question range from things like the temptations of this world or the irrelevance…
8 church communication faux pas » UMC Communications Tips
Effective church communication is more than preaching a sermon that inspires. It requires careful planning and consideration of your audience.