A Contagious Church, Part 2: Supernatural Expectation • Acts 2:43

February 24, 2013 • The Contagious Church, Part 2: Supernatural Expecation • Acts 2:43 (Revolution Series) Listen here: A Contagious Church_ Supernatural Expectation • Acts 2_43 The Continuous Expectation They Shared The Common Excuses We Make The Contemporary Examples We Overlook The Fresh Empowerment We Need What does a lack of supernatural expectation reveal about how … Continue reading A Contagious Church, Part 2: Supernatural Expectation • Acts 2:43

The Little Mermaid is Playing at the Holly Theater!

"The Little Mermaid" is playing at the Holly in Dahlonega this weekend and next. Friday and Saturday shows are at 7:00pm, with a Sunday performance each weekend at 3:00pm. Tickets are $10 for children and $14 for adults. After enjoying "preview night," I can say that it well worth your time and money... and not … Continue reading The Little Mermaid is Playing at the Holly Theater!

The Contagious Church, Part 1: Complete Devotion • Acts 2:42

This is the Creekstone message from Sunday, Feb. 17, Complete Devotion, the first of six messages in our Revolution mini-series, The Contagious Church. Listen here: The Contagious Church, Part 1: Complete Devotion - Acts 2:42 Here are questions for personal reflection and/or group discussion: Of the four devotions, which one do you think is foundational, … Continue reading The Contagious Church, Part 1: Complete Devotion • Acts 2:42

Rags to Riches: the Gospel Story • Acts 2:22-41 (audio with discussion questions)

This is the Creekstone message from Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013. Listen here: Rags to Riches • Acts 2.22-41 What is significant about the fact that the gospel is news rather than instruction; that it is history, rather than legend, fable or myth? C.S. Lewis, in God in the Dock: Essays on Theology and Ethics, says, “Christianity, … Continue reading Rags to Riches: the Gospel Story • Acts 2:22-41 (audio with discussion questions)

Come Expectantly Tomorrow

"When the Word of God, faithfully taught by the people of God and empowered by the Spirit of God, falls down, people become different. Lusting people become pure, fearful people become courageous, thieves become givers, demanding people become servants, angry people become peacemakers, complainers become thankful, and idolaters come to joyfully worship the one true … Continue reading Come Expectantly Tomorrow

“I’d Join a Church Like That!”

Tony Campolo is a sociology professor and ordained Baptist minister whose leftward leanings theologically, politically and socially have made him a person of suspicion for some more evangelically oriented believers. Nevertheless, he has much to teach the entire church about grace— or at least about what grace looks like in street clothes. In a well-known … Continue reading “I’d Join a Church Like That!”

Physical Health, Spiritual Health and a Discipleship Clinic

Today, I had my annual health screening at Perimeter. Hopefully, I passed. But it wasn't my only health appointment. The first was physical, but the second was spiritual. After all, nobody needs the gospel more in a church than the lead pastor. So, in 2013, Kristy and I are continuing to act on that belief … Continue reading Physical Health, Spiritual Health and a Discipleship Clinic