Why Does A Church Need Documents?

There are many good reasons why a New Testament Church ought to have a Confession of Faith, a Covenant, and a Constitution. Together, these documents can greatly assist us in the efforts of biblically organizing and stewarding the ministries which have been entrusted to us by our Head, Jesus Christ. However, it must be admitted […]

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Church Attendance Matters

Your church attendance matters. This is not a popular statement and one that can quickly be dismissed as legalistic or authoritarian. Additionally, in a culture that prizes weekend adventures, travel ball, and the lazy Sunday, putting pressure on church attendance can get some serious pushback. But what if we stopped viewing church attendance as optional […]

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What is the Church?

I came across this description from Jeremy Treat in the latest issue of Modern Reformation. It bears repeating: The church…is the place where the reign of God is to be realized on earth as it is in heaven. The church is a signpost to the eternal kingdom of God, offering the present world a sneak […]

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Why Should I Care About Community (Groups)?

As one who has grown up in the church, I’ve noticed that sometimes Christians do silly things. Especially when it comes to announcing the various events within the life of the church. In an effort to zealously communicate the importance of the particular event, we often end up creating this drone of white noise with […]

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