Welcome to Gospel Growth

I am first of all a disciple and follower of Jesus Christ.   I affirm Evangelical Christian beliefs as well as  Gospel driven in philosophy of ministry.  I am married to Ann and am raising 2 wonderful boys – Jonathan and Andrew. My purpose is to build disciplemaking disciples that are becoming fishers of men in fully displaying of God’s Glory in all things. Learn more

Book Review: Honest Evangelism

I enjoyed reading this book because it was an honest evaluation of how we communicate the gospel to an ever increasing atheist or religious population in the West.  People don't start out with the same idea of God or worldview of creation that they … [Keep reading]

Why Do People Dropout of Attending Gathered Worship

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Why Christ is the final and fullest Revelation of God

Here is a great post from Kirk Miller Blog.  It is absolutly a Biblical need to have a  Biblical undersrtanding of how later revelation is built on previous revelation.   I am amaized at how many Christians have a flat view of the Bible that allows … [Keep reading]

Some Piper Kindle Books for Free

Enjoy 27 Free John Piper Kindle Books from DesiringGod.org To download files, click through the links below to Desiring God’s website and click on the “mobi” option on the right. A Tribute to My Father and Other Writings The Marks of a … [Keep reading]

Recommended books on Ministry, Church History, and Theology (Mark Dever)

The goal of this post to honor a man who has inspired and encouraged many—and pointed to some great books to grow their faith and faithfulness in ministry. This post lists Mark Dever’s recommended books on ministry, church history, theology, … [Keep reading]

Resolutions for the New Year – 2016

I love to reach about Christians who make resolutions to following and grow in their committment to Christ.  Many of us know that Jonathan Edwards made many resolutions that he kept because we are all live by the resolutions we are constantly making. … [Keep reading]

10-10-10-10-10 Rule for Bible Reading

Here is the YouVersion Bible Reading plans http://www.youversion.com/reading-plans/all There are many and I mean many plans to chose from here.  Don't wait, start now.  It doesn't matter if you only have 1 minute or 2 hours.  Start with … [Keep reading]

Bible Reading Plans for 2016

I know that at any given time and at at ever moment everybody is seeking something.  For me I want that something to be God.  Because God's Word (the Bible) tells us that Jesus Christ is God, the Son and reveals God, the Father as the exact image of … [Keep reading]

Why Read the Bible?

Here is great motivation to read the Bible with the right goal in mind: "...to think God's thoughts after him, to love what he loves, to cherish what he cherishes, to hate what he hates.  It is to shae the whole mind and heart." -- D.A. … [Keep reading]

5 Reasons to Read the Entire Bible in 2016

by Jeff Robinson I vividly recall two conversations with pastors shortly after I surrendered to pastoral ministry in the late-1990s. The conversations were pivotal because in them I was exposed to two divergent approaches to ministry, and the Lord … [Keep reading]