Christian Living

Does Your Church Assume the Gospel?

Churches that assume the gospel offer a palatable, inoffensive, and powerless message and ultimately fail to carry out the Great Commission.

Posted on September 19, 2018
catechism for toddlers Christian Living

A Catechism for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Catechisms are an effective way for parents to do their part in teaching their children the basic truths about God and his gospel.

Posted on September 12, 2018
Reading to See God's Glory Bible Study

Seeing God’s Glory Through Reading

In the simple, ordinary, and natural act of reading the Bible God supernaturally works to give us eyes to behold His glory.

Posted on September 5, 2018
Jerusalem and the Sin of Presumption Bible Study, Christian Living

Jerusalem and the Sin of Presumption

The city of Jerusalem features prominently in Luke’s gospel and serves as a warning against the subtle but serious sin of presumption.

Posted on August 29, 2018
Your Testimony is not the Gospel Christian Living

Your Testimony is not the Gospel

Our testimony can often replace actually sharing the gospel. But sharing your testimony, in and of itself, doesn’t necessarily constitute evangelism.

Posted on August 22, 2018
Keeping children in worship service Life at ECC

Keeping Children in the Worship Service

The long-term benefits and blessings of keeping children in the worship service are well worth the temporary struggles that accompany such a decision.

Posted on August 15, 2018
Word vs Spirit Christian Living, Church History

Word vs. Spirit

Pitting the Spirit and the Word of God against each other is pure sophistry that creates a false dichotomy and unnecessary division between believers. 

Posted on August 8, 2018
Jesus in the Book of Acts - Lord and Christ Bible Study

Jesus in the Book of Acts: Lord and Christ

Through the book of Acts, the Spirit-empowered church bears witness to Jesus as both the rejected-crucified Christ and the risen-exalted Lord.

Posted on August 1, 2018