Pure Team Church Planting

The biblical pattern of missions and evangelism is almost always a team effort (Ephesians 4, Titus 1, I Timothy 3, 1 Peter 5, James 3, Hebrews 13). It is not good for man to be alone, especially as a missionary-pastor! The demands of fruitful industrious gospel ministry in a city are intense. Therefore, while I think it […]

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Lessons Learned From Accidently Planting a House Church

Church planting can be tough. Designing a prospectus, recruiting a core team, courting church partners, and planning a budget compound the already difficult task of the missionary-pastor. However, despite all of these tasks, it is important to remember that church planting is free. Sure, following Jesus’ great commission will cost you everything. But not all […]

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Christmas Reading from the Center!

At the seminary we are coming to a break in the semester. We’ve started replacing Hebrew vocabulary with Christmas carols, we’ve written our final papers and are putting the final hours into studying for that last exam- but then what? Students will put their books on a shelf and spend time with family near and […]

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