Seeing Church Renewal in a New Light

Posted: March 28th, 2013 Category: Devotionals

Seeing Church Renewal in a New Light

 

“Money was scarce; the people discouraged; the times were awful.” So went the report of J.M. Carroll to the BGCT annual meeting...

From the Pastor’s Desk: State of the Church Vision Points

Posted: January 7th, 2013 Category: Devotionals

I preached concerning the state of the church on January 7, 2013, promoting the resiliency of the Agape Baptist Church, and I shared about the importance of responding to God’s grace obedient...

From the Pastor’s Desk: The Ethics of Being “All About the Numbers”

Posted: December 14th, 2012 Category: Devotionals

Seeing People in a New Light: The Ethics of Being All About the Numbers

I  seem never to get enough of reading up on church growth strategies. Such is probably due to the fact...

New Book by Pastor James: Seeing New Light

Posted: December 12th, 2012 Category: Devotionals

Two years of work has come to fruition in my new book Seeing New Light: Hope for Declining and Aged Congregations. I’m so grateful for the help and professionalism of Austin Brothers...

You Might Be a Theologian If…

Posted: August 16th, 2012 Category: Devotionals

The following article comes from my Sunday night (August 12) sermon manuscript. I’ve been encouraged to reproduce the sermon text in some form, so I use this forum because the sermon was not recorded...

July 23 Devotional

Posted: July 23rd, 2012 Category: Devotionals

The following link leads to cultural commentary by Dr. James Denison concerning the shootings at the Aurora, Colorado theater. We pray that it would provide some relevant, thought-provoking ways for...

July 9 Devotional Update

Posted: July 9th, 2012 Category: Devotionals

We’ve been thinking and talking much lately at Agape about being a missional church. In fact, we are learning about ways that relationships build and sustain healthy churches, rather than traditional...

July 2 Devotional Update

Posted: July 2nd, 2012 Category: Devotionals

You heard this article mentioned in yesterday’s sermon. You will likely find the article to be interesting and thought-provoking concerning the church’s efforts at ministering to the Millennial...

June 25 Devotional Updates

Posted: June 25th, 2012 Category: Devotionals

Thanks for stopping by our new website section! There are two updates today.

1.  Find the latest cultural commentary from Dr. James Denison here....

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