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How should a pastor receive members from another church?

In receiving members from another church, to what biblical principles should the receiving pastor and church adhere? Given that many leave their former church upset or hurt, does the receiving pastor and church have a responsibility to help them resolve

Posted in Discipleship, Oversight of Souls

How do you prepare your child for adulthood?

Well, my son turned 18 years old yesterday.  Trying to process how that is possible!  Everyone says this goes fast and I am starting to believe them.  Samuel and I had lunch yesterday and spend most the day celebrating him

Posted in Discipleship, Home and Family

What advice would an older pastor give to a younger pastor?

I was given a copy of this letter Sunday.  This is a letter written in 1920 from an older Kentucky pastor.  He is advising a young man who is taking his first pastorate.  One unknown pastor to another just trying

Posted in Discipleship, Evangelism, Preaching, Training for Ministry

Newest Podcast: Conversion, Baptism, and Membership of Children

Every parent and pastor’s desire is to see children converted from sin and rebellion to forgiveness and obedience to the gospel. At the same time, few topics are so theologically charged as the conversion, baptism, and membership of children. The stakes

Posted in Discipleship, Home and Family
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