Planting Churches

Planting Churches or Making Disciples? by Steve Crosby

Have you ever made a passing comment that you thought was benign, but it ended up causing a hostile reaction? I had that joy...
the Real Church

A Closer Look at the Real Church by David Drew

Jesus’ Church is the glorious Church without spot or wrinkle (Ephesians 5:27) Jesus’ Church is all powerful. The gates of hell are unable to...
looking for family

Looking for Family . . . Finding What? by Steve Crosby

Imagine being a member of a loving and healthy extended family. Every Christmas time, the extended family gathers at Grandma and Grandpa’s house. Gifts...
You MIGHT BE in a cult if

You Might be in a Cult if . . .by Steve Crosby

Everyone makes mistakes. All of us are prone to imperfections, mistaken opinions, errors in judgment, belief systems, and practices. However, when isolated errors multiply,...
Real Church Dilemma

The Real Church Dilemma

I have had this article on my heart for months. I am both intrigued and broken-hearted as I contemplate this issue. Why do born...
God's Leader

Shifts and Regression in the 21st Century Church

What you are about to read has taken more than 25 years to formulate in my Spirit. Unlike many “local yokels” who think they...
Church in the 21st Century

14 Affirmations Concerning the Church in the 21st Century

What you will read below are the things spoken to a handful of believers who came together recently in His love. The Lord saw...
Church in Storms

Returning to the Biblical Foundations of the Church of the New Testament

After more than 100 overseas trips to more than 50 nations of the world, I can tell you that the church of the 21st...
Church Growth Solutions

Warm-Blooded Church Growth Solutions

Recently I had the privilege to be invited to visit an Afro-American church in the area to “share my expertise” since they were told...
Ineffective Church

Living in La La Land; The Reasons for 2000 years of Ineffective Church

It is 2am in the morning, and how I wish the Lord would let me sleep! Father, why don’t you do your downloads during...
Jesus in the Church

What does it mean to Let Jesus in the Church?

What you are going to read is going to sound alien like it came from outer space, but deep inside your spirit will resound...
Defining Church

Defining Church; Her Message and Mission by Don Atkin

"It does not appear that these extraordinary gifts of the Holy Ghost were common in the Church for more than two or three centuries....
New Testament Church

Can we go back to the New Testament Church? No!

Seems like everywhere I go these days I hear the cry to return to the New Testament Church. It’s a valid cry but we...