Connections 04.14.2024: Should I Stay, or Should I Go?

At the end of Matthew’s Gospel, the resurrected Jesus appears to his disciples and tells them to “go therefore and make disciples of all nations…” (Mt 28:19).

Crossroads: How Should We Live?

I loved going to church as a child. I loved Sunday school, VBS, choir, worship, and everything else I went to. I wanted to be there every time the doors were open. In fact, there was one Sunday morning that I woke up late and ran into the living room to ask my mom why she hadn’t woken me up for church.

A View from the Pew: How Long Should the Sermon Last?

I’m a preacher’s kid with two preacher brothers. I’ve grown up around preachers and spent 10 years of my professional career working in close proximity to preachers at the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.