Being Christ-Like | Follower of One

Being Christ-like

Every Sunday millions of people flock to buildings or people’s homes to worship Jesus Christ. Many of us believe the primary purpose of our faith in Christ is to attend those meetings and become better people in this life.
1. We know we’re supposed to become more Christ-like.

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How to Become a Full-Time Minister | Follower of One

How to Become a Full-Time Minister

The term “full-time minister” has always sounded wrong to me. Only recently have I begun to embrace my challenge with it. When a pastor or a missionary says they’ve been called into full-time ministry, I understand they decided to pursue a career working for a faith-based service organization such as a church or para-church organization. When we decide to follow Jesus, we receive the Holy Spirit and we begin the process of bending our entire life to Jesus.

When a pastor or a missionary says they’ve been called into full-time ministry, I understand they decided to pursue a career working for a faith-based service organization such as a church or para-church organization. But careless use of the term suggests that anyone else must be a part-time ministers or a no-time minister.

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Biblical Authority | Follower of One

Biblical Authority – Values Part 5

We believe the Bible is the inspired word of God. We believe God is powerful enough to get his point across. Biblical authority is described withing scripture. “All scripture is inspired by God is profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness; so that the man of God may be adequate, equipped for every good work.” 1 Timothy 3:16-17

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How to Avoid Compartmentalized Faith

Recently, a friend and I were discussing personal productivity. I was reminded of a principle I learned about faith from a  presentation by Scott Johnson. Scott said a manager of his gave him this illustration years ago, too. Our conversation centered around an illustration from Procrastinate on Purpose by Rory Vaden. Rory talked about how […]

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