3 Ways To Hear God’s Voice

Unfortunately, we don't have the luxury of audibly hearing the sound of God's voice with our own two ears. I mean, that would just be awesome! I feel like my life would be so much easier if I could go to a quiet place and converse with him one-on-one. Every now and then someone tells … Continue reading 3 Ways To Hear God’s Voice

The X-FACTOR Churches Are Missing

Serving others is an important role in the church. Although it's our attempt to reflect the heart of Christ, it seems to have gotten out of control. And by that, I mean our ministries stand in the way of the gospel. “But wait, Andy. Aren’t churches doing ministry for the gospel?” Let me explain. Ministry … Continue reading The X-FACTOR Churches Are Missing

Stop Going to Church

In certain pockets of the U.S. there is a small movement happening where churches are getting away from the traditional Sunday morning service and leaning more heavily upon the institution of small groups. In the early 2000’s a wave of churches believed that bigger was better. Technology started to boom and the church began to … Continue reading Stop Going to Church

4 Ways to Be Unified in Your Church

Self-sufficiency is encouraged in our society. Pride causes us to focus tirelessly on ourselves. And if reaching unity on our own isn't difficult enough, we have an enemy that never sleeps. So in light of these obstacles, here are a few practical ways to help create or maintain unity within your church. Want Less Remember … Continue reading 4 Ways to Be Unified in Your Church

America Becomes Morally Blind

There’s something spectacular about having perfect vision, to be able to see life without the assistance of glasses or a cane. We usually don’t realize how precious our sight is until it’s momentarily impaired by something like fog, a spec of dust or an injury. But when all is clear and we can receive light, … Continue reading America Becomes Morally Blind

Unity: The Church’s Line of Defense

This comes from Jesus' pray for unity with his disciples: “Holy Father protect them by the power of your name, the name you gave me, so that they may be one as we are one.” John 17:11 The enemy that Jesus seeks protection from is very real and active. The evil one lives and breathes … Continue reading Unity: The Church’s Line of Defense

Is the End Really Near?

We’ve all seen the Armageddon enthusiasts who swear that the end is near. To most people, they look and sound like conspiracists who spend too much time in their basement doing research. For those of us who are not so doom and gloom, we must wonder if there is any substance to what they’re saying … Continue reading Is the End Really Near?

3 Struggles for Millennial Christians

The struggles that millennial Christians face are different from those belonging to previous generations. Though spiritual warfare rages on, the battle doesn’t quite look the same. There are new players, new terms and new territory. To an extent, what we are facing is unprecedented. The time we are living in is truly unique. As a … Continue reading 3 Struggles for Millennial Christians