Interested in a Summer Missions Internship?

Still looking for summer plans? Interested in gaining experience in local missions and leadership through a local church? Calvary Baptist Church in Winston-Salem is hiring a paid summer intern to join their missions staff for ten weeks from May 29-Aug 2, 2018. Calvary Missions exists to lead millions of people to make a personal connection with Christ […]

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5 Ways to Think About Evangelistic Conversations

In my book Sharing Jesus Without Freaking Out I emphasize evangelistic conversations over one-sided presentations. Here are five ways you can grow in this: 1. Stories Everyone has a story. Ask the other person about her story. Then, share your story. As a believer it’s not possible to tell your story without talking about Jesus, […]

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Interested in Church Planting in Vermont?

Long crooked rivers, steep sprawling mountains-lush green in the spring and summer, intense and vibrant shades of oranges, reds, yellows in the fall. Cold winters, white with ice pouring over the edges of rocky cliffs define our mountainous region. Vermont is the winter playground for the east coast of the United States. In the summer […]

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Mayhem and the Mission

This is an adaptation of an earlier blog post that can be found here. Links to other articles for further reading included below. Our country has been once again rocked by an act of savagery beyond the scope of our imagination. Questions swirl. Politicians seek policy answers. Parents struggle to answer questions from their children. […]

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On the Changing President of the IMB

By now, most would have heard that Dr. David Platt has asked the trustees of the International Mission Board (IMB) to begin searching for a new president. (Click here for news story) For many, this news comes as a shock. For some, it may even be a point of frustration and fear. The IMB is, […]

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This is Love

Hey Everyone, here is a Hint: Valentine’s Day is this week — Wednesday to be more specific! Well, now that that PSA is out of the way, let’s get down to business. What does Valentine’s Day have to do with missions? Here are a couple thoughts. 1. Love is the driving force for missions. Why […]

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The New Process of Going with the IMB

Last week, the CGCS hosted a room full of those interested in the new changes to the IMB candidating process. Alan Garnett, IMB consultant for North and South Carolina, was with us to explain the new process and answer questions. If you missed a chance to engage in this evening, take a look at this […]

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How to Give an Effective Missions Testimony

I’m fresh off a couple of mission trips this past summer, one to Chicago and another to Kiev, Ukraine. Early this fall, we heard testimonies from members of our Young Pros ministry from these and several other trips. I LOVE such testimonies. I love hearing about how people are taking the gospel around the world. But […]

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