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
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
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
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
If you knew your time on earth was almost over, what would you say to your loved ones? If you could offer God one final prayer, what would you pray for? Jesus went from counting down years to days, and then from days to hours. He sat with his disciple at the dinner table with … Continue reading Unity: The Nature of God
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?
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