Here are some perspectives on Halloween from Christians: On Mission This Halloween - Jeff Vanderstelt What does a Christian need to know about Halloween? - James Harleman What are your thoughts on Halloween? - John Piper Sent into the Harvest: Halloween on Mission - David Mathis
I often find myself severely intimidated by the image that comes to mind when I think of a "church planter." Now I'm not intimidated because I don't know as much or don't read as much (which I know I don't anyway), but intimidated because I'm a little left of center when it comes to what … Continue reading I have an iPhone and all the apps. Can I be a church planter?
I don't know a lot of things. I'll be the first to admit. I'd like to think of myself as a well-read, intellectual person. But let's be honest. I'm average. The good news is that I'm okay with that (most of the time). As a matter of fact, most people are just that. Average. The … Continue reading Thoughts on church planting from a guy who doesn’t know anything
A guest post by Andrew Eppes Before this past weekend I had heard many great things about Mark Driscoll. I had read a couple of his short books available on The Resurgence website. But to hear Mark Driscoll in person is another story. This man is serious about accurately and graphically depicting God’s word. From the … Continue reading On the Frontlines: Driscoll in South Africa
My friend Andrew Eppes is a missionary in South Africa with Athletes in Action. Many of you know that Mark Driscoll is doing a series of messages there right now. Andrew is going to be ushering and attending one of Pastor Mark Driscoll's upcoming speaking engagements, and he promised that he would provide an in-depth … Continue reading Driscoll in South Africa
Here's a short video from Mars Hill about church planting in Africa.
I just joined The Gospel Coalition Network (TGCN). The technology used is a free version of The City, that was created by Mars Hill. TGCN is a growing fellowship of Christian churches, organizations, and individuals who are committed to a certain kind of ministry -- that which is biblically-faithful and gospel-centered. The idea behind this … Continue reading The Gospel Coalition Network
In 2006, John MacArthur wrote an article called Grunge Christianity? It was mostly about "hip" pastors who are trying to be too much like the unbelieving culture. In it, he kind of railed on Mark Driscoll and said that he is leading this hip preacher movement. Last month, Driscoll posted on several theologians who are … Continue reading MacArthur Lashes Out Against Driscoll (Again)
Most men don't know how to be men. Honestly, most men are boys and they treat women like garbage. Mark Driscoll preaches on 1 Peter 3:7 and talks about 8 different kinds of men he has observed. It is particularly intense. May God spur all of us men to be more conformed to the image … Continue reading Men, Grab Your Cup…You’ll Need It
Check out a 3-question Q&A with Lecrae (by Mike Anderson), as well as a sit-down video interview of Lacrae (with Mark Driscoll).