What God Requires of the Church: Sabbath Day Observance
In previous installments of this series, we’ve been considering “what God requires of the church.” Here’s the series so far, in case you missed any of it: 1. Individualism vs. Christ 2. The Ordinary Means of Grace 3. Participation 4. Evangelism and Missions In this post, we’ll examine what the Bible teaches us about the time of public worship. …
Why Baptists Are Leaving the Local Church
Tom Cheyney & Rodney Harrison, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary discuss issues that churches are facing today. People don't since God's presence, they're looking for Him. They're looking for a sense of joy, a sense of vision, a sense of purpose and a sense of mission. Click the logo to listen
3 Epic Shifts Underway in the Church
Listen in as thought leader Reggie McNeal delivers a thought provoking message regarind three epic shifts taking place in the church. From One Future STL 2019.
CHURCH PICNIC! …Why the changes?
Our Annual Woodward Park Picnic has been an RBC highlight for many, many years! Families came to services on Sunday morning… headed straight to the park where lunch was waiting to be eaten and games to be played. Then two years we added a (children’s) “Family Picnic” up at Shaver Lake on Labor Day. Then word got out how fun THAT picnic was and many others wanted to be a part of that action. Now the Shaver picnic rivals the Woodward one just a few weeks later. So as the staff recovered from two picnics in a month… and
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 …
The Church: What Is It? The Great Commandment
Preacher: Gary Musser | Series: The Church: What Is It? Week two.
Top court affirms Schaefer’s reinstatement as clergy
United Methodist Judicial Council says committee on appeals made no errors in its decision to restore Pennsylvania pastor’s credentials.
How to Trust God With Your Decisions and Stop Looking for Neon Signs From Above
Decision making is no fun. Especially when the decisions we’re struggling with could have life changing or drastic repercussions, or at a minimum have lots of pros and cons to consider. That’s why in my Proverbs 31 devotion running today, I shared about being frustrated with having so many important decisions to make, and how I …
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 …
3 Important Church Trends in the Next 10 Years
Christianity in the United States may look very different in 10 years.