Am I doing this right? What should I be doing different? What am I doing right? Should we be growing more? Should I seek out ways to build a bigger church? What does it mean to be faithful in pastoral ministry? Why is this so hard? These are just a few questions that were addressed … Continue reading 9Marks First Five Years Conference: A Reflection
“When a person becomes a Christian, he doesn’t just join a local church because it’s a good habit for growing in spiritual maturity. He joins a local church because it’s the expression of what Christ has made him—a member of the body of Christ.” Mark Dever serves as the senior pastor of Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, DC. … Continue reading Mark Dever: Growing Healthier with 9Marks
For those of us who are in and around pastoral ministry the question of the health of churches comes up naturally. For those of us who attend church but do not have a leading voice in what happens in a Sunday meeting the question is just as pressing. What makes a healthy church? This matters … Continue reading What Makes a Healthy Church?