DALLAS (BP) – Vision is a remarkable thing. God plants a desire in the heart of a servant. The Lord nurtures it, and at the right time, the servant brings the vision out, sharing it with others who embrace the vision and help live it out.
Luke tells us that he did careful research before writing his Gospel. Under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, he worked to piece together important details about Jesus
The power of youth summer camps like Falls Creek comes not from the location, says Hance Dilbeck, but from the work of evangelism by investing in teenagers' lives.
"The phone is a gift from God -- the perfect tool for the pastor" during the pandemic crisis, says Hance Dilbeck. He offers step-by-step suggestions for pastors calling their members.
Hance Dilbeck underscores the importance of encouragement, especially for pastors who may "grow weary and lose heart." An encouraging word, he notes, "can make all the difference."
Hance Dilbeck assesses the political and spiritual tools available to Christians for building and repairing our nation's moral fiber.
To address the problems plaguing contemporary culture, Hance Dilbeck writes, churches need men and women who are morally, practically and spiritual qualified.
Churches need a fresh resolve to call out men to be pastors, Hance Dilbeck writes. "We need more people-loving, Bible-preaching, holy-living, soul-winning pastors. ... Let's challenge people to listen, to imagine the possibility of God's call, to embrace the blessing of a life spent building up the church and advancing the Gospel."