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Introducing For The Church Institute

Strengthening Churches from the Inside Out

by Jason K. Allen

We are noticing an ongoing trend in our conversations with pastors and we love it. In fact, if we didn’t notice, it would only prove we aren’t paying attention. The movement occurring is what we refer to as “church-based theological education.” To summarize, regular church members are seeking out educational opportunities—such as classes typically taken in seminaries—within their own churches.

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I Was Wrong. I’m No White Knight.

June 2, 2020 by Russell L. Meek

What if it wasn’t the community who needed me and my church, but rather me and my church who needed that community?

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'Sitting Shiva' with the World

June 1, 2020 by Jared C. Wilson

In a world erupting with grief, fear, and wrath, sometimes prayerful silence is the best revolution.

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4 Essentials of Great Preaching

June 1, 2020 by Jason K. Allen

Nothing is more pathetic than a man preaching from a Bible he doesn’t believe.

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FTC Session Videos

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December 11, 2019
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9Marks Session Videos

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February 5, 2020
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February 4, 2020
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Letters to My Students: Vol. 1 - On Preaching
by Jason K. Allen
Few books have more influenced those called to gospel ministry than Charles Spurgeon’s Lectures to My Students. This influence of this book, like the Prince of Preachers himself, reverberates to our present age.

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