Blog Archives

What are some helpful ways to celebrate July 4th in the church?

In my American Southern Baptist circles, it is common to do patriotic musicals in the place of the morning worship service.  I have concerns on several levels about doing this and for the first several years in my church, I received

Posted in Preaching, Discipleship, Evangelism

How do you counsel a Christian who is being sued by a non-Christian?

A dear Christian brother and friend once came to see me a day before he was due in court.  He was being sued by a non-Christian over a property line dispute.  My friend had done all he could to try to

Posted in Discipleship, Evangelism

Brian Croft’s Interview with 20 Schemes.

Our church had the honor of having two dear friends of mine with us on a Sunday evening a couple of weeks ago at Auburndale Baptist Church.  Matthew Spandler-Davison and Mez McConnell are two gifted men who, in addition to being pastors

Posted in Evangelism, Promotion

What can I pray when praying for the sick in the hospital?

When all else fails…pray the gospel.  One morning, I was called by a nurse at a local hospital requesting my immediate presence.  The non-Christian spouse of one of our members was moments away from dying.  I had no idea what

Posted in Hospital Visitation, Evangelism
Related Content

Help send free Practical Shepherding resources to pastors around the world.