Month: January 2017

FBC Post: Christians Need to Keep Up

FBC Post: Christians Need to Keep Up

A few weeks ago I posted an article about Paul’s heart for evangelism. I briefly examined Paul’s ministry in Athens. I would like to revisit that passage again today, specifically looking at how Paul communicated the Gospel to the Athenians. He did so by understanding their culture…

FBC Post: Where Can I Find Truth?

FBC Post: Where Can I Find Truth?

Today there are so many issues that are hotly debated in Christianity. Whenever I hear people discuss these issues they constantly say things like “I know someone who” or “I feel.”  We all know people who are on both sides of these issues and we all have strong feelings regarding controversial issues. So here are a few things to remember when thinking on controversial issues…

FBC Post: Paul’s Heart for the Lost

FBC Post: Paul’s Heart for the Lost

I love the Apostle Paul. Not just because of his intellect, snark, or perseverance, but because Paul had a real heart for others. While, he’s known for being a church planter, many forget that there were no Christians to start these churches, Paul first evangelized and then planted a church. How was he able to do this? How could he reach so many with the Gospel?…

FBC Post: Vulnerability in the Church

FBC Post: Vulnerability in the Church

Stepping out in faith is difficult, especially when that means relying on others. Yet, that’s exactly what the church is all about. The church is about relying on fellow Christians to help you in your walk with Christ and fight against sin. I’ve said this many times, but church is essentially a support group for sinners. That’s a Biblical fact. That’s easy to type, but much harder to actually do…