Archive for Month: October 2015

The Great Commission – Point #2

In regard to my first point, Paul communicates the same underpinning of the Great Commission in Romans 1:16-17. “I am not ashamed of the Gospel, because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes: first for the Jew, then for the Gentile. For in the […]

Week 7

“What business is it of mine to judge those outside the Church? Are you not to judge those inside (1 Corinthians 5:12)?”

The Great Commission – Point #1

Over the course of the next few weeks, I’ll make nine points about the Great Commission. If you have never memorized Matthew 28:18-20, I hope you would commit to doing so now. I pray following this nine part series will be of great benefit to you, as we each become […]

I Can’t Do This by Mike Dsane

The four words in the English language that I have the most difficulty with are “I can’t do this.” They are not difficult to comprehend. But to form those syllables and utter them with my voice may be the most severe torture I have ever experienced. And what I suspect […]

Cast in Philosophy

Greg Ganssle is the author of Thinking about God: First Steps in Philosophy and A Reasonable God: Engaging the New Face of Atheism. Greg is a sound philosopher and lecturer who brings philosophy to a level that’s accessible to the layman. I would like to invite you to take a moment to watch […]

“Door Knocking” Downtown

This past Tuesday evening, I partnered with one of the guys from our ministry and headed downtown to ask passersby three questions: 1) Do you attend a local Church? 2) If so, is your Church helping you pursue and active, life-changing relationship with God? and 3) In response to hearing […]

Neither Shrill nor Shill by Christian Lewis

Please forgive the use of an increasingly overused metaphor in the context of Christian discussions but the use of the “two ditches on either side of the road” metaphor is too tempting to resist here. Like the use of “great” in texts to describe such mundane things as tying one’s […]

We are Called to be Fruit-bearers

Recently, I was in a conversation with someone that was rather confident about his future arrival into Heaven. If I were him, I wouldn’t be as sure. To no surprise, I can already hear a popular objection: “We’re not supposed to judge anyone.” Because this has become a default statement […]

Week 6

“But in your hearts set apart Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope you have. But do this with gentleness and respect” (1 Peter 3:15).

October 2015 – Totality of Grace: A Conversation with Josh Buice