When Do We Need Revival?

I received the following list of things that show us we need revival from Pastor David Johnston, who always emails me the outlines of his messages.  I am very concerned with the state of my own heart, the condition of our churches, and our nation.  We need revival in our land, and it must begin […]

Why I Attend Church Faithfully

This is a lesson taught by Pastor Austin Gardner that I wanted to pass on to you.  There is some great material in this lesson, and I hope it will help you want to attend church faithfully. Why I attend church faithfully! Hebrews 10:24-25 Because at church I am provoked or challenged to love and […]

A Vintage Church

Pastor Austin Gardner wrote a good article on his blog about a Vintage Church.  Read the article below: Clay Reed (Southlake Baptist Church) uses a term that I really like for their new church plant, vintage. You can read all that he wrote about it in part one and part two from his blog. Below are some excerpts […]

How to Find a Good Church

source The following is very good information to consider when looking for a good church. It is written by Mark Deverin his book, What is a Healthy Church? 1. Pray. 2. Seek counsel from a godly pastor. 3. Keep your priorities straight. The gospel must be truly affirmed, clearly preached, and faithfully lived out. A serious lack in […]

Baptist Churches Committed to World Evangelism

This is a list put together by Pastor Austin Gardner that represents some very good goals for us to strive toward as a church.  He preached these goals to our church on Sunday night, and I hope that you will ask God how you can be involved in helping us to be this kind of […]

7 Keys to Fruitful Church Membership – Part 7

The following series of articles comes from David Cloud and gives us some helpful insight into how to really make the most of being a member of a church.  I am so grateful for the church that Jesus Christ loved and gave Himself for, and I want to have a right relationship with the church, […]

7 Keys to Fruitful Church Membership – Part 6

The following series of articles comes from David Cloud and gives us some helpful insight into how to really make the most of being a member of a church.  I am so grateful for the church that Jesus Christ loved and gave Himself for, and I want to have a right relationship with the church, […]

7 Keys to Fruitful Church Membership – Part 5

The following series of articles comes from David Cloud and gives us some helpful insight into how to really make the most of being a member of a church.  I am so grateful for the church that Jesus Christ loved and gave Himself for, and I want to have a right relationship with the church, […]

7 Keys to Fruitful Church Membership – Part 4

The following series of articles comes from David Cloud and gives us some helpful insight into how to really make the most of being a member of a church.  I am so grateful for the church that Jesus Christ loved and gave Himself for, and I want to have a right relationship with the church, […]

7 Keys to Fruitful Church Membership – Part 3

The following series of articles comes from David Cloud and gives us some helpful insight into how to really make the most of being a member of a church.  I am so grateful for the church that Jesus Christ loved and gave Himself for, and I want to have a right relationship with the church, […]