10/27/12 – What is the Gospel. . . How can I be saved? – Pastor Shane Idleman

October 24th, 2012 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on 10/27/12 – What is the Gospel. . . How can I be saved? – Pastor Shane Idleman)

As a pastor, I’m often asked, “How can I be saved?” The Romans Road to salvation has been very helpful during these types of conversations—it uses verses from the book of Romans to explain, not only why we need salvation, but how a person is saved….
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10/20/2012 – What should a Christian’s political stance be? – Pastor Shane Idleman

October 18th, 2012 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on 10/20/2012 – What should a Christian’s political stance be? – Pastor Shane Idleman)

As America falls deeper into self-reliance and further from reliance on God, our need for Him has never been greater. It’s been said that one of the greatest mission fields in the world today is the United States. This is largely due to the fact that awe and respect for the Lord have been forgotten in America; yet,“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom and knowledge” (Psalm 111:10; Proverbs 1:7). We must start here….
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7/9/11 – “The Fear Of The Lord Is The Beginning Of Wisdom” – Pastor Shane Idleman

July 9th, 2011 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on 7/9/11 – “The Fear Of The Lord Is The Beginning Of Wisdom” – Pastor Shane Idleman)

Part II in a series on wisdom

Many believe that reading God’s Word gives them wisdom. It doesn’t…reading alone doesn’t guarantee success, application does. Reading fills us with knowledge, but wisdom occurs when we apply it. Many have knowledge, but not wisdom. They know what to do, they just don’t do it: “But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves” (James 1:22). Knowledge without application leads to deception. Knowledge is knowing what to do—wisdom is doing it!…
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