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Five Healthy Meals for a Church Planter

“Five Healthy Meals for a Church Planter” By Ed Compean Consider the meal. The second statement God made to humanity was about food. Eating was an element in the fall of humanity. Food is was made an Intrigal part of the Passover and Levitical offerings. Jesus dined with sinners, provided thousands of meals and instituted […]

Three Reasons Why He Must Increase and I Must Decrease

Three Reasons Why He Must Increase and I Must Decrease By Bruce Zachary This post is shared from the VELO site He must increase, but I must decrease. Jn. 3:30 There is something about our flesh that thinks, “While Jesus increases I can increase too.” Have you ever desired your influence to expand while expanding Jesus’ kingdom? […]

Three Essential Truths About God’s Building Plan

Three Essential Truths About God’s Building Plan By Bruce Zachary This post is shared from the VELO Church Leaders Page I have a certain admiration for handy people. The kind of people that rise early on a Saturday to gather building materials, tools, and supplies at their local mega-home improvement store, and then complete a […]

You are Transitional

You are Transitional By Ed Compean A church planter can be overwhelmed with developing a core team, meeting with people and raising volunteers. These immediate based commitments, and numerous others, can make it difficult for a church planting pastor to even consider  who will follow him in the pastorate.   My experience until now has been planting churches and helping […]

Four Revolutionary Ideas For a Revolutionary Church

Four Revolutionary Ideas For a Revolutionary Church By Bruce Zachary This post is shared from the VELO Church Leaders Page Jesus’ life, ministry, and teaching are profound and marvelous. They are full of life, and intended to inspire a revolution. Jesus is not an anarchist, but He is a revolutionary. And Jesus intends His church […]

What Ship are you on?

What Ship are you on? All Christ-followers are on board one of two ships: a cruise ship, or a battle ship.  The behaviors on each of these vessels couldn’t be more different. On a cruise ship, the passengers are on board to take a voyage of leisure. They eat a variety of luxurious delicacies, choose […]