The Church as the Means and Goal of Missions

This is the ninth post with my sermon notes from the Cross Conference (CrossCon) that was held from December 27-30, 2013, in Louisville, KY. To see my other sermon notes from CrossCon, click here

Speaker: D.A. Carson                                     Key text: 1 John 4:7-16

What does sin do?

  • Defies God- this is what makes sin so heinous; it challenges God’s sovereignty
  • Utterly corrupts individuals- every dimension of our human existence has been twisted by sin
  • Corrodes all social relationships- we have to cover up, point fingers, and lie. Do we pursue things with equal passion for others or only for ourself?
  • Issues in death- sin leads to both physical and eternal death

What does the gospel do?  Read more of this post

Finding Opportunities for Fellowship [Guest Post]

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[Guest post courtesy of Jasmine Zick on behalf of Kanakuk Kamps. Scroll to the bottom to read more about Jasmine and Kanakuk.]

Commuting. Sitting through meetings. Working late hours.

The life of a young professional can be stressful to say the least. In the hustle and bustle of your average work day, you may feel like your time for worship is increasingly limited. However, fellowship is one of the most important aspects of Christianity—it strengthens faith and provides a community of believers who support each other. How do you make time for both?

Try these tips to fit fellowship into your busy schedule:  Read more of this post

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