By Tom Jones. Silence is not support. It is wrong to assume that the divorced person would rather not talk about it or that if you brought up the subject you would only be making things worse. Divorced people already feel like lepers because friends no longer want to talk to them. If you will not talk, you increase the silence surrounding the divorced and drive them more deeply into a sense of isolation.
By Walter Wood. They represent the majority of the single-adult population in churches with over 500 people. They also represent the most energetic and available source of ministry in the church in America today. They usually have more energy and less responsibility than any other adult group in the church. A church that fails to aggressively minister to its singles and fails to strategically seek to reach unchurched singles is missing an opportunity and a significant responsibility.
By Bob Burns. We must not stick our heads in the sand like the proverbial ostrich while cry
Obviously education is aimed at people. It is doing something to them and with them in such a way that certain things will result – knowledge, skills and values. If the PCA is going to have the long-range impact on the world that I believe God wants us to have, we not only have to call men to faith in Christ and repentance of sin, but we also have to be discipled to have a Christian mind.
ByFrank Brock. Developing the Christian mind begins with knowledge of the Bible, but it does not end there.At Covenant we believe that good educa
By Sidney Anderson. You just don’t wake up one morning in a village of the Tiv Tribe of Nigeria by accident! It was the fulfillment of years of planning and waiting for the Lord’s leading. The numbers are not the main category, but have you ever been to a Christian event attended by 30,000 people? I have. It is breathtaking! Especially when you realize that the devil has had this entire tribe in his clutches for hundreds of years.
By Mark Lowrey, Jr. Reformed University Ministries, the PCA’s campus outreach devoted to evangelizing and discipling college students. The overall purpose of Reformed University Ministries is simple – to reach students for Christ and equip students to serve.
By Dr. Donovan Graham. Living by the wrong world view is the same as putting on the wrong eyeglasses; it can lead to disaster. Faculty members who teach students at the college level are either God’s agents seeking to grind lenses that will enable students to see the world truthfully, or they are agents of the enemy seeking to grind lenses that will lead to distortion.
By Jack Williamson. It is proper that we pause to remember the great things God has done in the Presbyterian Church in America since we took our place among the family of churches of the Lord Jesus Christ on December 4, 1973 – fifteen years ago.
By Lee Taylor. When the roles of these key leaders are defined, it is normally in a charge to them at their ordination or installation. On such occa