2/2/2013 – Altar calls—are they a biblical approach? – Shane Idleman

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The altar call is an appeal where the speaker invites attendees to come forward as a way of acknowledging their decision to follow Christ. Many consider Charles Finney (1792-1875) to be the founder of the altar call even though early Methodist used a similar approach known as the “mourners bench.” I have had the privilege …
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“Proverbs 18: Don’t Tell Me What To Do!” — Pastor Shane Idleman – 1/26/2013

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1/26/2013 “Proverbs 18: Don’t Tell Me What To Do!!” — Pastor Shane Idleman

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“Help! My LIFE Isn’t Working” — Pastor Shane Idleman – 1/19/2013

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1/19/2013 “Help! My LIFE Isn’t Working” — Pastor Shane Idleman

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Questions to Consider Before Entering The Ministry – Shane Idleman

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1-15-2013: As a new church plant with a two and a half year history, I am often asked about planting churches, pastoring, and choosing leaders. Among these questions, choosing the lead pastor often arises. This will be the focus of the article. In general, those considering the pastorate must…

…have a working knowledge of the truth: “He should be sure of what he means to say…and be ready to stake body and soul, goods and reputation, on its truth” (Martin Luther). In addition to studying and exegetical disciplines, one should read the Bible through once a year. I cannot emphasize this enough. The “primary” calling of a pastor is preaching and teaching. We must have a working knowledge of the Scriptures…
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“Proverbs 16: Help! My Plan Isn’t Working — Pastor Shane Idleman – 1/12/2013

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1/12/2013 – “Proverbs 16: Help! My Plan Isn’t Working — Pastor Shane Idleman

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