Category: Evangelism

Are We an Outward or an Inward Looking Church?

Are We an Outward or an Inward Looking Church?

 “We are outwardly focussed. We believe our community is a mission field. We do not exist for ourselves, but for the glory of God and our neighbours’ salvation.”  That is a quote taken from...

Does Reformed Theology Cause Neglect of the Great Commission?

Does Reformed Theology Cause Neglect of the Great Commission?

Anonymous states: “Reformed theology is fundamentally flawed in that it’s high view of the sovereignty of God creates a mindset among believers that neglects the great commission.” If you are not a Reformed Christian, like my anonymous...

Why Cities Matter (and Let’s Plant a Church in Burnaby)

Why Cities Matter (and Let’s Plant a Church in Burnaby)

After we were married, my wife and I lived, worked, played and went to church in Surrey, BC – Canada‘s 5th most populous city.  After 5 years of marriage and suffering 2 miscarriages, we...

How I Evangelize My Workplace.

How I Evangelize My Workplace.

A reader emailed me about his desire to share the gospel with his coworkers, but he had no idea how to do it. To paraphrase  he said, “I am scared to share the gospel. How...

Still Passionate …but a Little Less frustrated.

Still Passionate …but a Little Less frustrated.

I wrote an article on the issue of the inward focus of the Canadian Reformed Church (CanRC), and how this was reinforced with the removal of a particular phrase from the mandate of elders....

I am Passionate and Frustrated

I am Passionate and Frustrated

I am passionate and frustrated. About what?  I am passionate about evangelism and I am frustrated at the seeming apathy towards it from our Churches. I have a title. It may be the longest...

Freewill Part 2: You Are a Hyper-Calvinist

Freewill Part 2: You Are a Hyper-Calvinist

You are a Hyper-Calvinist. Someone levied this accusation against me.   Some context for you: we were discussing  freewill, and whether man is able to choose God without the regenerating work of the spirit.  My...

Called to Be Comfortable…

Called to Be Comfortable…

My congregation volunteers every 3rd Friday of each month at Ruth and Naomi’s Mission in down town Chilliwack.  We prepare and serve a meal and deliver a message from the Bible.  It is one...

The Golden Rule and The Great Commission

The Golden Rule and The Great Commission

“You claim to have a passion for evangelism, that you care for the souls of the unbeliever. Why do you then focus your blog posts on things like abortion and the lifestyle of Christians?...

Love Chilliwack 2012 Slideshow

Love Chilliwack 2012 Slideshow

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v4I2LgQtZKU

This is the “Love Chilliwack 2012 slideshow” showing the various churches that were involved. Can you find us?