• BLESSED BY MEN WHO LEAD

    by Shawn Merithew on October 25, 2011

    Let me start my article this week by giving you some very interesting information.  The following statistics are taken from the book “Church Planter: The Man, The Message, The Mission” by Darrin Patrick and Mark Driscoll.

    A typical church congregation in the United States draws an adult crowd that is 61% female and 39% male.  This gender gap is true in all age categories.  On any given Sunday, there are 13 million more women than men in America’s churches (this statistic includes married and single adults).

    More than 90% of men say they believe in God, and 83% of those identify themselves as Christians, but only 33% of those attend church (more…)

  • THE MEANS OF GRACE AND THE GRACE OF MEANS

    by Shawn Merithew on October 12, 2011

    All of your Christian life, you have had Sunday School teachers and Preachers teach you about the importance of daily prayer and Bible reading.  In fact, we have heard it so often, we can sometimes become numb to it, especially when we’re not doing it.  But there is another pitfall we can sometimes fall into — doing it for the wrong reasons.  If you think that daily prayer and Bible intake secures God’s love for you or earns you more of His blessings, you are wrong.  More generally, if you think that doing spiritual things (more…)

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