In Why Church Matters, Joshua Harris makes this case with wisdom, clarity, and graciousness.”–Charles W. The church is the place God uses to grow us, encourage us, and use our gifts for His glory.
In this honest, personal, and practical book, Joshua Harris shows you why it’s time to say yes to church and how to find the right one for you–the place where you can fall in love with the family of God.
It was our last interview of the weekend, a time spent talking with such mentors as Michael Lawrence, Scott Croft, Charlie Jarvis, Danielle Crittenden and Leon R. We arrived a bit ahead of schedule and had a chance to set up our equipment in their parent ministry's music studio.
As I connected a lavaliere to the XLR input on my DIGI002r, I thought back to the other times I'd been in this room, recording keyboard parts with Steve Cook or watching my friend Nikki Ritterspach sing a part for the church's latest worship album.
We are a generation of consumers, independent and critical.
When Joshua and Carolyn arrived, it was as though we were getting together with old friends.
In my case, they old friends, as I've known both for years.
Includes: What you miss when you miss church Ten questions to ask before you join How to get more out of the best day of the week What Readers are Saying:“This book shows the place of great honor that church holds in Christ’s heart and encourages us to value what He values.
I’ve bought multiple copies to give away.”–Mike Neglia; Cork, Ireland“Josh Harris does an excellent job of addressing our impulse to church hop.”–Garrett Watkins; Atlanta, Georgia“When our family was in the midst of a transition, Why Church Matters helped us find the right local church.
I can identify 2 of these ordinances very easily in our Highfields fellowship, and would expect the third to be practised, but it is not so obvious (you will have to read the book to find out what the 3 are!