Tagged: “church planting”

October 2014 Update

Signs of Harvest Church planting is a lot like farming. Even Paul said this (2 Timothy 2:6). In his commentary on this passage, Kent Hughes reflects on the life of a farmer. It involves: early and long hours because he could not afford to lose time; constant toil (plowing, sowing, tending, weeding, reaping, storing); regular […]

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November Update

Three Bedrock Convictions In the process of planting this church, there are three verses that I keep thinking about. These verses help keep me focused on what matters most, and they also keep me on my knees. Here they are: “These men who have turned the world upside down have come here also” (Acts 17:6). […]

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A Simple Church Planting Strategy

Acts gives us a lot of great examples of church planting. Here’s a simple church planting strategy from Acts 17:1-9: 1. Move into the city (v. 1) – Thessalonica was capital of Macedonia, the most populated city of the region. Paul’s whole strategy was to go to cities. There are at least 25 examples of […]

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Why We’re Planting a Church

These are not the reasons we’re planting a church: because it’s cool as a protest against the established church as a form of self-expression to prove myself to make a fresh start If I planted for these reasons, I would quit in no time. These are the reasons why we’re planting a church: for God’s […]

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A Few Good Men and Women

We’ve posted a few updates to tell you what’s up with Liberty Grace Church. This post is a bit different. It’s not that there isn’t a lot going on; it’s just that I have a specific request for you. We need a few good men and women. Would you consider joining our launch team? Here’s […]

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Why Plant Churches?

I want to take you back to a recent evening in our lives that marked an ending for us, and a beginning. I want to take you there so I can ask you a question that was asked about us that night. The night was January 15th. On that night we marked the end of […]

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