If we were to be honest, all of us get tempted everyday, whether it be chocolate cake or a co-worker. It\’s how we handle our temptations that separate us from the world.Â What is your plan of escape? Most public buildings have a fire escape plan for use in case you need to leave the building […]
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The Miami New Times reports that a Jacksonville, FL church has banned children from services, a legal and precautionary measure to keep their pastor, a convicted sex offender, in the pulpit. Because a court has ruled Pastor Darrell Gilyard is not allowed to have “unsupervised contact with children under 18 years old” after Gilyard pleaded […]
What is “culture” and how do you identify and change it at YOUR church? Listen to Dr. Chand’s insights then weigh in on what you’ve found to be effective.
In his book, “The Glory of Living: Keys to Releasing Your Personal Glory,” Myles Munroe writes: A bird was created to fly; therefore, the glory of a bird is to fly…. A fish was created to swim; therefore, the glory of a fish is to swim….That which is natural to a thing is its glory. […]
Is “Discipleship” a Lost Art? We posed this question along with others about building “community” in the Black Church to an esteemed panel of church leaders including: Mika Edmondson, Moderator â€¢ Writer & Ordained Baptist minister â€¢ Doctoral Candidate, Systematic Theology, Calvin Theological Seminary (Grand Rapids, MI) Pastor Teddy Ceasar â€¢ Serves 7,000 Members […]
Hear Will Lucas, creator of the APP, thankyouaga.in talk about the vision behind this powerful new social media tool designed to “share the good.” To download the APP, search “thankyouaga.in” on your iOS or Android device. [table id=6 /]
This historic sermon was delivered by Pastor Marvin Winans at New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, New Jersey on February 18, 2011 at the Homegoing Service of Whitney Houston. It has been transcribed as faithfully as possible below: The Eulogy of Whitney Houston by Pastor Marvin Winans Marvin Winans: Let\’s go to the word of […]
[table id=6 /] In Dr. Sam Chand’s Gatekeepers column of the March/April 2012 issue, we learned about the reality of conflict in community. Dr. Chand wrote an excellent piece that compliments this issue of conflict in community. Read it below and let us know your thoughts! “You Can’t Please Everybody” Dr. Samuel ChandWe’ve all heard […]
Editorial by Pastor Patrick E. Winfield, II, Campus Pastor, The Potter\’s House of Ft. WorthÂ Many of the world\’s problems have the same origin: pride, lust and greed. These are issues of humanity in any historical period and the Bible goes to great lengths to address them. Morality must have a center and a slate […]
Gospel Today Publisher, Roland Hairston chats with Author, Rodolfo Peterkin about new book "The Power of the Seed".
Gospel Today Publisher, Roland Hairston chats with Pastor Tim Timberlake about "Have the Mind of Christ".
Publisher’s Note: Louis Pollard shares some great insights to help us think about the real meaning of purity. Purity is not a badge we put on people who don’t do certain things. As Louis so aptly says, purity is our right response to Christ’s work on the cross. Enjoy! Louis Pollard III is the Youth […]
Mark Driscoll, founding pastor of the Seattle-area megachurch Mars Hill Church, is sparking conroversy with the content and direction of his newest book,Â â€œReal Marriage: The Truth about Sex, Friendship and Life Together.” The book, written by Driscoll and his wife, Grace, seeks to â€œcompel married couples to have important conversations about important things.” The coupleÂ discusses […]
Last month, a South Carolina judge ruled that New Beginnings Baptist Church is the rightful owner of the property on which the Redneck Shop operates, the Associated Press reports. The Redneck Shop sells Ku Klux Klan robes and t-shirts with racial slurs on them. The store has been in operation since 1996, in an old […]
In this talk Bishop Jakes shares several insights for “repositioning” oneself. As you consider changes that you want to make in your life, which ideas from this talk most resonated with you?