Category: Church development

5 Reasons You Need to Make Church a Weekly Commitment -Ibelieve.com

Lisa Appelo 2016Aug 26 Dear believer who isn’t in church: It already feels legalistic, this article, doesn’t it? Like I’m about to recite a long list of things you must do as a Christian. I’m not. My aim isn’t to tell you all the… Continue Reading “5 Reasons You Need to Make Church a Weekly Commitment -Ibelieve.com”

Cave Church in Egypt Attracts 70,000 Christians Weekly To Worship Jesus

By JULIE BROWN PATTON ( news@gospelherald.com ) Jun 27, 2016 09:36 AM EDT Comment59.8KVideo PlayerPlay VideoMichael Kors is buying Jimmy Choo for $1.2B! The Monastery of Saint Simon, a church built into a cave in Egypt, is home to one of the world’s oldest Christian communities. This Cave Church draws… Continue Reading “Cave Church in Egypt Attracts 70,000 Christians Weekly To Worship Jesus”

Fellowship of the saints

What does your congregation do to promote fellowship amongst its members? I’m gathering ideas to present to our board soon #Praise the Lord Please follow my blogs  Guam Christian Blog Guam views Blog Bruce’s Facebook https://www.facebook.com/bruce.dinsman Bruce’s Amazon Author page: https://www.amazon.com/Bruce-Dinsman/e/B07KDKLGPZ?ref=dbs_p_ebk_r00_abau_000000 Bruce’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/pacislappraisal… Continue Reading “Fellowship of the saints”

Forsake not

Tell me when you get this: If you are a Christian you are the body of Christ. Don’t you think God knew what he was saying when this was impressed on the writer of Hebrews: Hebrews 10:25 (NKJV) not forsaking the assembling of ourselves… Continue Reading “Forsake not”

You are the Church

Tell me when you get this: If you are a Christian you are the body of Christ. Don’t you think God knew what he was saying when this was impressed on the writer of Hebrews: Hebrews 10:25 (NKJV) not forsaking the assembling of ourselves… Continue Reading “You are the Church”

Tracts from Church

Here’s a new one I picked up yesterday from World Network of Prayer #PrayerFocus: Praying for the needs of others first. The focus is a good one that fits with the idea that Jesus and the Kingdom are important. My Pastor tells a story… Continue Reading “Tracts from Church”

Good Morning from #Guam

Well Hello to my faithful followers.  I have the 7 AM slot for prayer and fasting today for the UPC Micronesia prayer chain leading up to conference next month.  Praying for all of our churches and outreach in the islands of Micronesia. Good Morning… Continue Reading “Good Morning from #Guam”

The Nails: Victory — Stick With Jesus

A woman was at work when she received a phone call that her daughter was very sick with a fever. She left work and stopped by the pharmacy to get some medication. She got back to her car and found that she had locked… Continue Reading “The Nails: Victory — Stick With Jesus”

Freedom in the Spirit

I came across this video that turned into several videos of the underground churches in China. Christians are converting by the thousands and they do not have Bibles, they do not have ordained ministers, they are not free to worship.  I would submit that… Continue Reading “Freedom in the Spirit”

A Key to Church Growth — Stick With Jesus

I have been a student of church growth for 22 years. (If you know me very well, I have also been in the ministry for 22 years! Yes, there IS a direct correlation!) I was incredibly blessed that my first appointment in the ministry… Continue Reading “A Key to Church Growth — Stick With Jesus”