Blog: Fellowship of the Forgiven

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Five Love Languages

Sun, 17 May 2015 01:24

(Video) The Great Commission

Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:25

In the many months since I became the pastor for Missions at First Baptist, I’ve worked with our staff, with the Missions and Evangelism Commission, and together with the pastors to focus and strengthen our mission partnerships. On April 19, in our Sunday morning services, I spent some time expanding on our understanding of the Great Commission. In doing so, I endeavored to articulate

King of All, Not of Some: Palm Sunday Encounter (Sermon Audio)

Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:30

This was the third year Encounter Worship fell on Palm Sunday. It’s proving to be a marvelous way to kick off Holy Week! Last night, we worshipped, we fellowshipped, and we considered what it means when the Believers cries out, “Hosanna!” Palm Sunday was a moment of great insight, and great misunderstanding. Jesus was the long awaited king, but he

(PowerPoints) Philippians, Colossians & Philemon

Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:18

I’m privileged to be on the teaching team for Bible Boot Camp at FBC Alexandria. Yesterday, we looked at the “Prison Epistles” – Philippians, Colossians, and Philemon. I’ve included my Power Points below. Power Points: Phil_Col_Philemon_BBC

Book Review: Jesus on Leadership by C. Gene Wilkes

Fri, 20 Mar 2015 14:37

Review of Wilkes, C. G. (2011). Jesus on leadership. Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. Introduction Throughout the discipleship process where the Christian is actively transformed into the image of Jesus Christ, we interact with sacred scriptures, church tradition, and wise mentors. These interactions all point us to the person of Jesus Christ. Scripture teaches us to set our eyes on Christ as we