Traits of Churches Without Elders

Franklin Roosevelt had to work hard to persuade Harry Truman to join the national Democratic ticket in the 1944 presidential election. Truman wanted to stay in the Senate, but incumbent Vice President Henry Wallace was unpopular with many Democratic leaders. So Truman was approached, and he accepted the job with extreme reluctance. On April 12, […]

5 Signs of a False Teacher

Flip on the television on Sunday morning, and you will find more than your share of false teachers. Some will preach a “wealth-and-health” gospel; “Send in some money,” they’ll say, “and God will fill your bank account.” Others will preach error when it comes to receiving salvation from sin. Others will tell you exactly when […]

Anxiety-Provoking Events

In my latest work Shepherding Wandering Sheep: Elders Talk, I explore causes Christians fall away from active service and begin a discussion about how elders can help reclaim inactive Christians. One reason many Christians fall away is “anxiety-provoking events.” Below is an excerpt from Shepherding Wandering Sheep which discusses “anxiety-provoking events.” Anxiety causes many individuals […]

Shepherding Wandering Sheep

Shepherding Wandering Sheep: Elders Talk, my latest work, an important resource for any church leader who wishes to reclaim inactive Christians, will be released on May 31, 2016. The book retails for $21.99, but if you order before May 31, the price is only $15.99 (with absolutely FREE shipping! Only available in the United States; […]