Tag Archives: Discipleship

For the Increase of Christ at Cedar Creek Baptist Church

Dear Cedar Creek, In the providence of God, thank you for the honor of serving as your next lead pastor. I am humbled and thrilled by this calling: humbled, because as the Apostle Paul asked rhetorically, “Who is sufficient for … Continue reading

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Discipleship: A Brief Cost-Benefit Analysis

Does it pay-off to be a follower of Jesus Christ? Is it a sound investment? A good decision? Can it be justified in the light of what it costs a person? These are the questions that make up the cost-benefit … Continue reading

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Growth Group Questions | Week of February 17, 2013

Here are this week’s Growth Group questions based on Mark 8:34. And remember, if you were not able to be in the service on Sunday, you can listen to the sermon at the Immanuel Bible Church website. Striving with you to “grow … Continue reading

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The Advance of the Gospel Through Suffering

As a pastor I sit in a privileged perch. My vocation affords me the opportunity to see the impact of one life on an entire church. About a year ago Eric Miller was diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer. Now, … Continue reading

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Growth Group Questions | Week of January 22, 2012

Here are this week’s Growth Group questions based on Mark 1:29-34. And remember, if you were not able to be in the service on Sunday, you can listen to the sermon at the Immanuel Bible Church website. Striving with you to “grow … Continue reading

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