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  • The urgency of the task vs slower relational evangelism
    on April 12, 2024 at 7:30 pm

    This is part of a series of posts on effective entry strategies in the modern American landscape. I am writing this series as a work in progress, not as an answer that I have found. In some instances, I may not even agree with myself, but I have found that writing out thoughts helps me arrive at answers that I do agree with, both Biblically and personally. I would love constructive feedback so we can grow together to better engage lost people with the Gospel. To follow this conversation, be […]

  • “That’s of the Devil!”
    on April 11, 2024 at 5:12 pm

    #66 – Matthew 12:22-28, Mark 3:22-26, Luke 11:14-20 Rather listen? Click here… Welcome Back! Today, we’ll be combining the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, and Luke to see how demonizing someone’s ministry has its dangers.   So let’s dive in. (Click here to get a copy of the Gospel Sync document)  The Gospel – Matthew 12:22-28, Mark … Continue reading "“That’s of the Devil!”"

  • Does a house of peace search work in America?
    on April 5, 2024 at 7:37 pm

    While there are exceptions, the infrequency of finding actual people of peace would beg us to take a step back.

  • Over-Catalyzing Visionaries
    on April 4, 2024 at 11:45 pm

    Seven Dangers Visionaries Ought to Avoid Rather Listen? Click Here… When a visionary goes beyond the God given message and the recipients start to feel oppressed and manipulated by the constant drumbeat of the dream, people can be over-catalyzed. The weariness of an “overly catalyzed” soul resonates deeply with me. I have stood on both … Continue reading "Over-Catalyzing Visionaries"

  • A Kingdom Work Ethic
    on April 1, 2024 at 2:42 pm

    #65 – Mark 3:20–21, Luke 8:1–3 Rather listen? Click here… Welcome Back! Today, we’ll be combining the gospels of Mark and Luke to observe the work ethic of Jesus and His church.   So let’s dive in. (Click here to get a copy of the Gospel Sync document)  The Gospel – Mark 3:20–21, Luke 8:1–3 Soon … Continue reading "A Kingdom Work Ethic"

  • Walking in the Light:The Necessity of Accountability on the Field- with Jacob C and Will J
    on April 1, 2024 at 10:00 am

    Jesse, Jacob C, and Will J are coworkers and brothers in our city that have been meeting weekly for the past 3 years intentionally to "walk in the light together" - to be able to intentionally share the hard stuff and sin struggles in a safe, trustworthy place. This has been extremely influential for all three in their health and growth. Listen in as they share how their group grew in trusting one another and how you can pursue similar trusting, open relationships in your life.The guys have […]

  • Hi Friends and Family,
    on March 29, 2024 at 9:24 pm

    Recently, our church went through the Book of Acts together, and several times it mentions they gathered the church together and reported all the things God had done. I haven’t shared a “report” in a long time but we want you to join us in praising God for His goodness. Deb and I are still … Continue reading "Hi Friends and Family,"

  • Two by Two and Oikos
    on March 29, 2024 at 7:17 pm

    Rodger Shull shares how his team moved from a two by two strategy to an oikos strategy.

  • Why You Need to Process Your Emotions on the Mission Field (with Elizabeth Smith)
    on March 25, 2024 at 10:00 am

    When we fail to intentionally process our uncomfortable emotions, they pile up and come out later at unexpected times and in inappropriate ways, and we can become dull and jaded. Listen in as Elizabeth Smith, COO of www.tcktraining.com and author of The Practice of Processing, shares how to establish rhythms for naming and sorting our emotions, and then proceeding in healthy ways. 

  • What Rogue One taught me about finishing the Great Commission
    on March 20, 2024 at 5:08 pm

    So I’m a little late to this party. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, came out in 2016 and I just watched it in 2024. If you are not familiar with the Star Wars Saga then feel free to ignore this post. If you are familiar with it, you’ll remember that Rogue One is the Disney-made story of how the Rebels obtained the plans for the Death Star. It immediately precedes Episode 4. Some key connections between Rogue One and reaching a lost and dying world:The theme of sacrifice was huge.The call to […]

  • Missing the Punchline
    on March 18, 2024 at 6:04 pm

    The Gospel Sync – #64 – Luke 7:36–50 Rather Listen? Click here… Welcome Back! Today, we’ll be looking at the Gospel of Luke to see how Jesus addresses the issue of self-righteousness.  So let’s dive in. (Click here to get a copy of the Gospel Sync document)  The Gospel – Luke 7:36–50 Then one of … Continue reading "Missing the Punchline"

  • Let's Get EXCITED About Scripture Memory!! (with Laura G. and Micah C.)
    on March 18, 2024 at 11:21 am

    Scripture memory can often feel like a duty or too much work, but when we take small steps to incorporate it into our days, it results in so much joy and fruit in our lives! Listen in as coworkers and busy moms Laura and Micah share how they have prioritized and benefited from scripture memory in their lives on the field. 

  • Jesus Christ and His Apostles
    on March 16, 2024 at 11:56 pm

    A Painting by Jessica and Ava Wood Rather Listen, Click Here… Introduction My daughter-in-law is a gifted artist. We recently toured her in-home studio and there was a particular abstract style I really liked. The characters, although nondescript, exhibit different personalities. The earth tone she used made me reflect on what I would imagine ancient … Continue reading "Jesus Christ and His Apostles"

  • The Bridge is Out!
    on March 11, 2024 at 6:06 pm

    The Gospel Sync – #63 – Matthew 11:20–30 Rather Listen? Click here… Welcome Back! Today, we’ll be discussing the Gospel of Matthew to discover how Jesus loved people so much, He was willing to warn them of coming judgment.   So let’s dive in. (Click here to get a copy of the Gospel Sync document)  The … Continue reading "The Bridge is Out!"

  • Command #4 – Study the Word of God
    on March 7, 2024 at 5:06 am

    This blog post is a transcript of a teaching that someone made about Step #10 in our discipleship process, Steps 7-14 are the Eight Commands of Masih, which is a simple way of understanding what Hazoor Isa al Masih desires for His disciples. Click here to go back to the previous lesson. Aslammu Alakum, myContinue reading "Command #4 – Study the Word of God"

  • Command #3 – Pray
    on March 7, 2024 at 4:58 am

    This blog post is a transcript of a teaching that someone made about Step #9 in our discipleship process, Steps 7-14 are the Eight Commands of Masih, which is a simple way of understanding what Hazoor Isa al Masih desires for His disciples. Click here to return to the previous teaching. Aslammu Alaikum, my friends.Continue reading "Command #3 – Pray"

  • Command #2 Baptism (Pak Guzl)
    on March 7, 2024 at 4:50 am

    This blog post is a transcript of a teaching that someone made about Step #8 in our discipleship process, Steps 7-14 are the Eight Commands of Masih, which is a simple way of understanding what Hazoor Isa al Masih desires for His disciples. Click here to go to the previous lesson. Aslammu Alaikum, my friends.Continue reading "Command #2 Baptism (Pak Guzl)"

  • Command #1 – Repent and Believe
    on March 7, 2024 at 4:39 am

    This blog post is a transcript of a teaching that someone made about Step #7 in our discipleship process, It is also the first of the Eight Commands of Masih, which is a simple way of understanding what Hazoor Isa al Masih desires for His disciples. Click here to return to the previous step inContinue reading "Command #1 – Repent and Believe"

  • The Empty Tomb of Hazoor Isa al-Masih
    on March 6, 2024 at 10:25 am

    This blog post is a transcript of a teaching that someone made about Step #6 in our discipleship process. Click here to return to the previous step. Aslammu Alakum, my friends In our previous teachings, I shared about the birth, miracles, and teachings of Hazrat Isa al-Masih. Many prophets prophesied the birth of Hazrat IsaContinue reading "The Empty Tomb of Hazoor Isa al-Masih"

  • The Unique Sacrifice of Hazoor Isa al-Masih
    on March 6, 2024 at 10:18 am

    This blog post is a transcript of a teaching that someone made about Step #5 in our discipleship process, The Unique Birth of Hazoor Isa al-Masih. Click here to go to the previous step. Aslammu Alakum, my friends. In our previous teachings, I shared about the birth, miracles, and teachings of Hazrat Isa al-Masih. ManyContinue reading "The Unique Sacrifice of Hazoor Isa al-Masih"

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