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  • KCD_ARTICLE_PRINCIPLES

    30 Principles for Life

    By Charles Stanley / Reposted Charles Stanley is one of the most influential pastors and leaders in the last century.…

    by Charles Stanley

  • KCD_ARTILCE_17

    17

    By Shawn Kennedy The number 17 represents the amount of minutes it took for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr to…

    by Shawn Kennedy

  • KCD_CHURCH_FAMILY

    The Church is a Family

    By Shawn Kennedy Charles Haddon Spurgeon pastored the Metropolitan Tabernacle in London, England during the 1800s. It was his writings…

    by Shawn Kennedy

  • KCD_Work

    Working to the Glory of God

    By Joe Thorn (Posted with Permission) I continually run into young men who are frustrated at their stage in life…

    by Joe Thorn

  • MyOnlyChance

    My Only Chance

    By John Stumbo I recently had the privilege of presenting a seminar in Tampa, Florida to the C&MA Council delegates…

    by John Stumbo

  • ARTICLE_DRINKING

    To Drink or Not to Drink: Abstinence or Moderation

    By Shawn Kennedy It’s no secret, when it comes to the subject of drinking as a follower of Jesus Christ,…

    by Shawn Kennedy

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    Man of Steel or Man of Sorrows

    By Jared Musgrove This summer marks 75 years of Superman. The character was created by two Jewish teenagers, Jerry Siegel…

    by Jared Musgrove

  • ARTICLE_SUCCESSFULMARRIAGE

    5 Things A Successful Marriage Has to Have

    By Perry Noble (Posted with Permission)  Lucretia and I have been married for over 11 years, we’ve been together (dating…

    by Perry Noble

  • ARTICLE_DISCIPLESHIP_RELATIONSHIP

    Discipleship is About Relationships

    By Bill Mangham Jesus commanded the church to make disciples of people from all nations (Mt. 28:18-20). At times we…

    by Bill Mangham

  • ARTICLE_ASHAMEDOFTHEGOSPEL

    Ashamed of the Gospel

    By Sam Kim “For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who…

    by Sam Kim

  • TRIBUTEMOTHERSDAY

    Celebrating Mother’s Day

    By Shawn Kennedy As we approach Mother’s Day, I am filled with a deep sense of gratitude for my own…

    by Shawn Kennedy

  • teachingkids

    How to Talk with Your Kids about a Sermon

    By Joe Holland They sit there next to you and their feet don’t even hit the floor. You’re thinking, “What,…

    by Joe Holland

  • 5TWEETS

    5 Quotes Worth Tweeting

    By Shawn Kennedy The Exponential Conference is the largest conference focused on church planting and discipleship in the world. This…

    by Shawn Kennedy

  • PRAYER_CRISIS

    Praying in Moments of Crisis

    By Shawn Kennedy On April 15th, 2013, two bombs exploded on the finish line of the Boston Marathon injuring over…

    by Shawn Kennedy

  • article_gloryofgod

    God is For Me For His Glory

    By Shawn Kennedy God has never been on a mission to bring you glory, but rather to love you, to…

    by Shawn Kennedy

  • DisciplelikeJesus

    Why We Don’t Disciple Like Jesus

    Posted with Permission from Exponential (Visit www.exponential.org) If we want to know how Jesus discipled people and how the early…

    by Exponential

  • EASTER_INVITE

    Making the Easter Invite

    By David Cannella If you are anything like me, you wholeheartedly want to see everyone you know sitting in the…

    by David Cannella

  • ARTICLE_Missions

    Cultivating a Heart for Missions

    By Keith Neigenfind Missions. This can be either a daunting or a confusing word. While your eyes glance across it,…

    by Keith Neigenfind

  • Empty stadium seats

    Spectators to Worshipers

    By Weston Ring Worship is an action.  It is not passive, it is not watched.  Worship is more than an…

    by Weston Ring

  • Article_Entrusted

    We are Entrusted – Healthy Stewardship

    By Shawn Kennedy The truth is everyone has been entrusted to be responsible with something. Some of us have been…

    by Shawn Kennedy

  • PREACHINGTOYOU

    Spiritual Discipline of Preaching to Yourself

    By Joe Thorn MostChristians seem to still agree that preaching is important. We download podcasts and attend conferences that center…

    by Joe Thorn

  • HOME_ARTICLE

    Home is Where the Lord Sends Me

    By Kristin Cain The life of a military family is organic – ever changing, growing, renewing. Military families potentially move…

    by Kristin Cain

  • LoveofGod

    For the Love of God

    By Stuart Wiffen John 3:16 (ESV) “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever…

    by Stuart Wiffen

  • DisciplineofFunLARGE

    Spiritual Discipline of Having Fun

    by Heather Zempel Article is posted by permission from www.heatherzempel.com STOP TAKING YOURSELF TOO SERIOUSLY I have a tendency to…

    by Heather Zempel

  • EmotionallyUnhealthySpirituality

    Emotionally Unhealthy Spirituality

    by Pete Scazzero Article is taken from Chapter 2 of the book Emotionally Healthy Spirituality. Article is reposted with permission.…

    by Pete Scazzero

  • EnlargingtheSoul

    Enlarging the Soul through Grief

    By John Stumbo A friend of mine in Nebraska says, “Grieving well enlarges the soul.” I don’t claim to be…

    by John Stumbo