Act as though there are visitors in the room

I mentioned yesterday that I was preaching at a different church on Sunday. It was really nice because it is a church of people I

Three good things when you go to another church

I went to speak at another church yesterday. I love that church because it is one I used to go to when I was a

A polity to avoid like the plague

I have been writing a lot about ecclesiology and polity lately. I didn’t intend to but one post became another and so it goes on.

Four ways to encourage people into church membership

It is not at all uncommon for churches to wonder why people in regular attendance do not want to become members. All too often folk

Why we need to think about ecclesiology and polity more than we care to admit

One of the problems with our lack of thought on ecclesiology is that things are usually fine until they start going wrong. We don’t like

Repentance, church discipline and being driven by the gospel

I read this article by Duncan Forbes this week. In it, Duncan asks the question, why is repentance so hard? The post was prompted by

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