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Tim Keller, Young Leaders, and the Mission of the Church

A vigorous conversation is happening today around the question, “What is the mission of the church?” A few weeks ago, Tim Keller addressed the topic in this blog post on the Redeemer City to City website. In the article Keller puts the conversation under the banner of two related topics:

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Halftime & No-huddle Offense: Two Football Metaphors for Today’s Church

A few years ago, I was privileged to worship with Dee and Allen Robbins at their church, Solid Rock Ministries, in Kona, Hawaii. I will never forget their Harley-riding pastor, James “Tex” Texeira. During his sermon, Tex asked the congregation “What are we doing here this morning?” He went on

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What’s Holy About Labor

As Americans observe the traditional end-of-the-summer long weekend, it’s appropriate to acknowledge that the Bible speaks to the matter of work.  Per the following excerpt from LifeWork by Darrow Miller, Labor Day is a fitting occasion to celebrate the sanctity of human work, a gift of God to his image bearers at

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The Good News About the End of the Christian Era

Gabe Lyons recently released a book entitled The Next Christians: The Good News About the End of Christian America. We have not yet read it, but we like what we are hearing about it, given his emphasis on several themes that form the core of the DNA message. For example: Man

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Justin Buzzard on Work

Pastor Justin Buzzard recently contacted Darrow Miller to thank him for Lifework. He also gave us a link to a sermon he preached earlier this year from Genesis on the topic of work, Put In the Garden. Here are some excerpts from this outstanding message: Are you what you wanted to be when you

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Darrow’s Interview with Justin Buzzard

Justin Buzzard, a talented young pastor from San Jose, California posts at the popular Buzzard Blog: Gospel, Culture, Life…in the West. Justin recently interviewed Darrow on his reasons for writing LifeWork: A Biblical Theology for What you Do Every Day.  I encourage you to read the interview here, and take some time

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Two Radio Interviews with Darrow on LifeWork

Be sure to tune in this Friday, September 17, at 1:30PM EST as Darrow will be interviewed by John Rabe of Coral Ridge Ministries.  You can catch the interview online by visiting GraceFM Radio’s website and following the instructions to “Listen Now” at the top right of the page. John

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Vocation: Nothing Less Than the Theology of Christian Life

In the same World Magazine issue that highlighted Darrow’s new book LifeWork: A Biblical Theology of What You Do Every Day, is a must-read article from Gene Edward Veith. Vocation is nothing less than the theology of the Christian life. It provides the blueprint for how Christians are to live in

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Beyond the Sacred-Secular Divide

A real problem for many in the Church today is a tendency to divide the world into mutually exclusive compartments. One component is labeled “sacred” and has to do with the spiritual life. Everything else goes into a “secular” category. For those who hold this divided view of reality, the consequences are profound.

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Servanthood: The Vocation of Every Christian

This month, we are excited to annouce the release of a new Bible study: Servanthood, The Vocation of Every Christian. The Disciple Nations Alliance champions church-based transformational ministry. Our mission is to help believers function intentionally from a Biblical worldview, and then incarnate the truth by demonstrating Christ-like love in

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