Tag Archive: love

The Pastoral Plan for Amissville Baptist Church


For all its vast complexities, Church ministry consists of two essential elements, preaching and love. The church should preach the Word even when society opposes the Bible’s sexual ethic, even when the local… Continue reading

Are You Ready To Listen More and do Less in Church?


Are you willing to listen? Right before Jesus took off for the cross, he stopped and conversed with the rich young ruler (Mk 10:17). He delayed his march to Jerusalem, to his death,… Continue reading

Crazy, Stupid, Self-Love


Do we need to love ourselves more?   theologians have claimed believe they answer is a responding, “Yes!”  When the read Mathew 22:29; Romans 13:9, or James 2:9 with a heavy bent towards secular thinking,… Continue reading