The iPad and Mission/Evangelism

I had a conversation this week with a friend who shared that he had been reading an author who believed that preaching with too much of an emphasis on grace will adversely affect the mission of the church. He said that grace will lead to laziness, license and apathy with regard to the command to […]

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Preaching at Christ Community/Acworth this Sunday (and Creekstone)

I am looking forward to preaching this Sunday for Christ Community Church in Acworth/Kennesaw, GA, during their missions emphasis month. I’ll be teaching from Psalm 40:1-3, a message entitled The Propulsion of Grace. Can’t wait to see my CCC friends- we deeply appreciate your prayer and financial support of Creekstone Church in Dahlonega!    And yes, I’ll […]

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Creekstone Announcements for This Week

Here are some Creekstone announcements for this week… 1. Fight Club begins tomorrow (Thursday) at 6:30 (yes, a.m.) at Chick-Fil-A. Don’t be a light weight. Get up, grab some coffee and a chicken biscuit, and let’s talk about the gospel. 2. We need more volunteers for the Children’s Ministry Team. To help out, contact our Ministry Coordinator, […]

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Gospel Thoughts

The gospel is news, declaration and invitation; not a set of instructions.  As Tim Keller says, “I am more sinful than I could dare to admit, but at the same time, because of my substitute Jesus, I am more forgiven, loved and accepted than I could ever dare to dream.”    The gospel is not […]

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