What would make your list of essentials for a vertical church? Here are four things to consider: Praying for God’s manifest presence… Isaiah 64:1 Faithfulness where God has placed you… Psalm 37:3 Generosity that leads to increase… Proverbs 11:24 Investing in life-on-life discipleship… 2 Timothy 2:2
Nothing more satisfying than a growing discipleship relationship with the men in our own church. After five Act Like Men “serious as a heart attack” Sunday-night discipleship events – this is how the faithful attenders from September ’15–May ’16 rewarded each other – with an Act Like Men Palooza, dubbed “the greatest event in human …
It’s the National Day of Prayer, and our country and its president have never needed our prayers more. Please pray for my friend @GregLaurie, and for his courageous stand in the face of intimidation not to pray before the nation at this event in Washington. I respect his courage, rooted in the story of Daniel …
Authentic isn’t just something you feel; authentic is something you do. People who have authentic faith do certain things—they develop the disciplines of a sincere faith. Start with this question as it relates to your prayer life: Is my prayer real? Is it genuine, is it sincere?
The job of the church, the Great Commission, is what? To make disciples. Not just more disciples, but better disciples—authentic followers of Christ who are
In a Vertical Church, the “summa cum laude” is God’s glory coming down. That is what we long for more than anything else, to see God manifest His presence in our midst and do for us what we could never accomplish on our own. That is the goal of every service