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What Apps Would Jesus Create for His Smartphone?

04/08/14

Author:Julie Barrier

What Apps Would Jesus Create for His Smartphone? Gracebook.#Bitter?Game of StonesAngry HebrewsGod’s Word with Friends Where’s Zacchaeus? Morning Star Wars Kugel Maps You probably think this is sacrilegious. You are wrong....[more]

 

Reconsidering the Samaritan Woman

04/05/14

Author:Dr. Eli Lizorkin-Eyzenberg

The Samaritan woman story must be reconsidered. Too many people feel that there is something missing.The chapter that relates the story of Jesus meeting the Samaritan woman at Jacob’s well in John 4 begins by setting the stage...[more]

 

Here Are Ten Bad Reasons to Be a Pastor

04/05/14

Author:Dave Bruskas

Over the years, I have heard men give compelling reasons to be a pastor. I have also heard a few ridiculous reasons. But most often, I have heard reasons that just aren’t sufficient on their own to justify becoming a pastor. Here...[more]

 

The Future is Here: Mobile Ministry Musts

04/05/14

Author:Kent Shaffer

80% of the world's population now have mobile phones. There are 5 BILLION mobile phones around the world. Only 1.08 billion are smartphones. At the Mobile Ministry Forum, over 100 leaders gathered to discuss what is next in...[more]

 

Discipleship Misconceived

04/03/14

Author:Frank Viola

If you ask most evangelical Christians what marks a true disciple of Jesus, their answers will mostly be external. They read their Bibles every day. They evangelize. They go to church. They pray daily. They are part of an...[more]

 

Great Leaders: Ten Characteristics to Cultivate

04/03/14

Author:Dr. Randy Carlson

Leadership is a concept a person is either drawn to or one they push away. You may not see yourself as a leader, but without leadership, your family will go in lots of different directions. In fact, Scripture says, Where there is...[more]

 

Hoarding Addiction: Let Jesus Simplify Your Life

04/01/14

Author:Leonard Sweet

Do you know a hoarder? I don’t mean somebody who can’t throw anything away. I mean somebody who keeps to himself everything he has and can’t let go of anything. In today’s gospel parable the un-named “rich man” lives a hoarder’s...[more]