All of Christ Through All the Voices by Jon Zens
Dec03

All of Christ Through All the Voices by Jon Zens

All of Christ Through All the Voices is Jon Zens favorite topic. Here is another of his article challenging the Church on this topic here at GodsLeader.com. How to get The Mind of Christ Through Open Participation JLB Editor The way church is usually practiced renders the “laity” passive. Those sitting in the pews are used to a select sub-group – the pastor, an elder board, a deacon board – making key decisions for the church and then...

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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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What is the True Church and What Should it Look Like?
Nov18

What is the True Church and What Should it Look Like?

With over 40 years invested in this quest for what is the true church, David puts a pin to the bubble of human nature’s desire for recipes and man-made blueprints. The church is here, she advances under the leadership of Christ and Holy Spirit is willing to confirm and validate her presence to any hungry willing heart. Editor JLB Many forward looking Christians are longing for the revelation of what true church should be and...

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The Truth about Unity in the Body of Christ by Steve Crosby
Nov18

The Truth about Unity in the Body of Christ by Steve Crosby

It is sad to say but very few believers actually understand the truth about unity in the Body of Christ. What follows doesn’t come from a sermon series or hand picked bible verses but it is the product of what has been forged at a great price in the trenches of Church life. JLB Editor There’s an old saying that if we ever saw sausage being made, we would never eat sausage! Saying you favor Christian unity is like saying you love...

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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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