Tag: local church
One more month of American church critiques – August’s theme
I couldn’t help it. I had to extend my critique of the American church again through another month, August. The American church needs a lot of help. We are failing and falling and declining and dying out in American “Christianity” (though real Christianity is not fading, I only speak of what people claim to be Christianity). So one more month […]
Are seminaries helping or hurting the church?
I am a local church guy. I believe that we must rely upon the Holy Spirit and the Word of God being taught by the faithful followers of Christ who are the body of Christ. I happen to believe that the Matthew 28:18-20 method of disciple-making is the key to building the body of Christ. I also happen to think […]
How TIL Serves Local Churches
I am a believer in the church that the Lord Jesus Christ is building according to Matthew 16:18: “…I will build My church and the gates of hell will not prevail against it.” (ESV) However, we are seeing more and more “para-church” organizations (non-profits) today that are not churches but are Christian organizations. Why? One of the reasons I think […]