10 Questions about Organic Church
Feb09

10 Questions about Organic Church

10 Questions about Organic Church is really a short FAQ for those who are interested and are asking questions. It is important to understand that returning to the foundations of the church of the Lord Jesus Christ will require MORE than just a simple adjustment to the current religious system. What we will discuss here is not a movement, a fad, or a better human way to do church. Simply put, these are original foundational principles...

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Financial Support for Ministers by Loren Rosser
Jan08

Financial Support for Ministers by Loren Rosser

Editors Note; This is a four part series initially titled “Supporting the Equippers” by Loren Rosser. It is a prophetic now word to the church outside the walls. In it Loren does an outstanding job explaining the present predicament. Now that the church is free of financial manipulation, quilt and control from positional leadership in this area lets not forget to support those whom the Lord has called to lead us. Part 1: The Standoff...

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When Ministry becomes an Idol by Steve Crosby
Nov18

When Ministry becomes an Idol by Steve Crosby

None of us want to believe that we have made the ministry our mistress. In a very, very subtle way the enemy deceives us with self love for our own kingdoms. The whole time we believe we are being faithful to the Lord and His Kingdom but the truth is we have become addicted to the success of our own ministry. Steve does an excellent job of waking us out our deceptions. JLB Editor Ministry is a word that evokes many strong feelings....

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How are my Sunday Sermons? by Jon Zens
Oct01

How are my Sunday Sermons? by Jon Zens

I could just see a pastor asking his members this question.How are my Sunday Sermons? Perhaps that is not the best way to judge the value of a leader’s ministry.The real question should be: DO WE GATHER FOR A MONOLOGUE OR A SYMPHONY when we come together? Here is a recent discussion I had on the subject with a brother (Chuck) and I thought it would serve as a valuable lesson to those who are listening.   Jon, I have been...

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Kingdom Economics vs Pagan Economics by David Fredrickson
Sep09

Kingdom Economics vs Pagan Economics by David Fredrickson

Most of my closest friends are in the middle of some degree of what Westerners would consider a financial crisis. Outgo is exceeding income. Life savings are either non-existent or on their way to extinction and every attempt at creating a sufficient income stream comes up empty. I have an intimate understanding of their dilemma as my wife and I are in the same boat. Yet none of us are underfed, homeless or on foot. Somehow God...

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