The Founders Midwest Conference meets annually in the Saint Louis, MO area. Our next conference will be February 25-26, 2020 at First Baptist Church, Fenton, MO.
By Dr. John Greever Is there a marker in the lives of Christians and Christian leaders that indicates we believe in and follow Scriptural sufficiency – that the Scripture is all-sufficient in matters of faith and Christian living? What I mean by this is: Is there a point in our lives whereby we are able … Continue reading The Marker of Scriptural Sufficiency
By Dr. Robert Curtis I was reminded by a preacher friend a few years ago that “ministry is not for the faint of heart.” Those words are so true. Ministry and life in general can be challenging. We are confronted with blessings and burdens, sometimes within minutes of each other. Those who minister are looked … Continue reading Steadfastness in Ministry
By John Wright Nehemiah 8:7-8 “Also Jeshua, Bani, Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodiah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, the Levites, helped the people to understand the Law, while the people remained in their places. They read from the book, from the Law of God, clearly, and they gave the sense, so that the people … Continue reading Worshiping in Spirit and in Truth: Preaching of the Word
By Dr. Owen Strachan Today, it’s common for church folk to be scared of theology. You can’t really blame them. They have heard that theology accounts for division and disunity. Many people have not heard a pastor preach theologically (at least not consciously so), and so they feel their spider-sense tingling if the preacher gets … Continue reading The Pastor as Theologian