Weekly Report: 4-20-18 – King University

Posted by on Apr 20, 2018 in General

Yesterday the ministry had a table at King University in Bristol, TN. Founded by Presbyterians in 1867 King University now has an enrollment through on campus and online of 2,587. My connection was through their new President Alex Whitaker. Alex and I met probably 9 years ago when I attended a class at Trinity School for Ministry in Ambridge, PA.  Alex was also...

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Open Air Preaching: Truth through Personality

Posted by on Apr 20, 2018 in Blog, General

When you study classic books on preaching there is a phrase you find called: Truth through personality. What this means is that we all have the same Truth and that Truth is preached through our individual personality.  This is why you see different styles and emphases of preaching. In other words preachers are not drones. Our great God and Savior made us with...

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Get in the Game: The Religion of Sport

Posted by on Apr 18, 2018 in Blog, General

What does the world think of it’s sporting events?  The first 1:25 of this video gives a glimpse into their perspective.

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Open Air Preaching: 2 preparation steps

Posted by on Apr 18, 2018 in Blog, General

Acts 6:4 during the establishment of deacons for the new church to administer aid to the Saints the disciples say their job will be, “But we will devote ourselves to prayer and to the [ministry of the word.” As simple as this sounds this verse is telling us the 2 preparatory action items to take prior to preaching the Word.  These 2 actions items can be...

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Open Air Preaching: Dead or alive to God?

Posted by on Apr 8, 2018 in General

The first thing to determine when talking with someone is are they dead or alive to God. Are they dead in Adam or in alive in Christ. Do they have the Spirit or not? If they are dead they’ll never understand or believe what you say.  The things of God are known to us by the Spirit of God (I Cor. 2:8-16).  Read the Gospels to see how Jesus responds to those...

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Open Air Preaching: Evangelists find you

Posted by on Apr 6, 2018 in General

One benefit of your consistent presence at a venue or event is that other Saints the Lord is raising up to do evangelistic work can find you. Once you meet you can then be an encouragement to each other, you can begin to labor together, you can fellowship and pray for each other. This is the primary means that the Lord seems to network us together and strengthen His...

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