I begin by introducing you to Bill and Mary Wright. Bill is a 34 year old husband and father of two children, Terry 10 and Susan 7. Mary is a stay at home mom and has home schooled her children for a couple years, though they are presently attending a Christian school that meets in their church. Bill and Mary are active church members and clearly demonstrate a love for the Lord that is obvious to others.
If you have been following the growth of Christianity around the world you have seen it is the more charismatic type of churches experiencing the greatest increases. Combine this information with what we looked at last time, and you will notice that this phenomenon is taking place in cultures that fit two of the learning styles…
July means it is YXL time at CEP. Each year we move from General Assembly right into YXL, our Christian leadership development conference for high school students. It seems that no matter how well-planned the conference is, those weeks between the Assembly and YXL cause those of us on the YXL leadership team to act as if we have turned into chickens with no heads.
Do you believe the Word of God is powerful and active? How can you engage students with the Scriptures so they take ownership of their faith?
Ashley Belknap and Sherry Lanier share their heart and go into what they will be offering at Amazing Grace 360, the 2011 Women’s International Women’s Conference
Each church is urged to identify the week of September 12-17, 2011 as “Seniors’ Week.” Seize an opportunity to recognize this fast-growing portion of our population and in our church life. Commit that time and some creative energy to fulfilling the frequent Biblical command to “Honor elders.”
Since CEP hosted the 2006 International Women in the Church Conference with over 4000 women in attendance we have been repeatedly asked, “When will you host the next one?” After much prayer and discussion, we are ready to announce another CEP Conference for PCA women, ages 13 years and up.
“The Lord has changed me in numerous ways. One of the most significant of those is how he has given me a much greater appreciation of my need for other people and the corporate nature of the gospel.” – Doug Kothe
Former PCA pastor and CEP writer and teacher goes to be with our Lord on June 13, 2011…
This year’s General Assembly at Virginia Beach is just around the corner. There will be plenty of opportunities to use this time to strengthen your men’s ministry. Find out how…