The Land of My Sojourn: Looking Back on Twenty Years

Mike Cosper waxes reminiscent on 20 years of church planting with Sojourn: The fervor of youth and the fresh vigor of faith makes it feel like you’ve stumbled into some unknown land, a place that the generation ahead of you missed somehow. It isn’t arrogance that makes you…

“We must not be snobs or snobs about snobs.”

“We must not be snobs or snobs about snobs.” Wisdom from Hidden Christmas by Tim Keller: Here’s the challenge, though: We need Christians everywhere. That includes centers of power, where people of influence, talent, wealth, and beauty reside. But everything about Christmas teaches us not to have our heads…

Church planting’s purpose, potential, and power

Church planting’s purpose, potential, and power 26 From Attalia Paul and Barnabas sailed back to Antioch, where they had been committed to the grace of God for the work they had now completed. 27 On arriving there, they gathered the church together and reported all that God had done…

Obedience and Bible study

Source » Reminds me of a study I read years ago (alas, I cannot find it) that followed several different church planting groups in India. The ones that succeeded in growing were the ones that made a regular practice of obeying and applying what they read in the Bible in their…