Every Sunday morning most church members walk around this slumbering colossus in the foyer of their churches, dismissing its potential. Who is this sleeping giant? They are teenagers!
I have a hard question to ask. Why don’t you give the gospel in every sermon every week?
You and I are God’s app. When we put our faith in Jesus we were spiritually reprogrammed by God to have several uses for a world in desperate need to tap into.
What is your summer going to be of? Is it going to be a summer of video games? I want to challenge you to have a summer of evangelism.
Now that the fake judgment day, May 21st, has come and gone without a ripple (or a rapture for that matter) let’s talk a bit about the real Judgment Days. That’s right, according to the Bible there are two of them.
You have to be a little embarrassed by the whole May 21st “end of the world as we know it” thing. Seriously, Harold Camping took the core messaging of one of your best songs
If we really believe that the gospel can transform the next generation (which we do) then we must be personally sharing our faith in our own spheres of influence.
You’re too busy. You have work to finish, papers to write, sports to play and movies to see
Do we take communion seriously enough? Regardless of our church traditions when it comes to this sacrament do we realize what a big deal communion is?
Before I give my perspective on all this, let me explain that I was born and bred on street evangelism. I did my first cold-turkey evangelism when I was 11 years old.
Are we guilty of attempted robbery against the King of kings? In our quest to explain the inexplicable have we turned into thieves of the divine?
Teens can take the gospel further and faster than adults do. Teenagers are itching for a cause.
Honestly, where's the debate? If you take God seriously and Scripture seriously then you have to take hell seriously.
What if somehow you got early intel that the tsunami was going to hit when it did?
Amidst all the hub bub of Rob Bell's new book (haven't read it) I thought I'd post a discussion chain from one of my old blog's between me and a dude who rejects the thought that a loving God would send unbelievers into an eternal hell
The public is intoxicated with his intoxication and, to be honest, I have been too. Let's stop mocking and start praying.
"Do You Believe in God?" It wasn't until I closed the store that night that I had found this little card next to my register
The best leaders lead from the front. They don't delegate, abdicate or relegate the heavy lifting to "subordinates."
Hormones Energy Drinks Jesus = the rapid spread of the gospel!
If Jesus were on Twitter what 140 character message do you think he would send to you?
Although it is in good working condition few think to use it. What is the dusty bazooka hidden in the closet? It is prayer.
Most teenagers today don't believe that any one being can own the exclusive way to God. The words of Jesus is John 14:6 make many of them squirm
If you truly love God you, like Paul, won't be able to shut up about him. You'll share the good news out of the overflow of his love for you
Youth leaders will spend more time in the prayer closet and less time shopping for the latest youth ministry BSO's (Bright Shiny Objects)
The pay is great … when you get to heaven.