Love God, Love Your Neighbor
What makes a church strong?
Scripture tells us that if a church is built on the foundation of the Gospel, not even the gates of hell can stand against it. Churches, then, are not necessarily strengthened by new facilities, bigger budgets, or larger crowds. Churches are strengthened when members of the body are living out their calling to be on mission with Jesus. DBA’s church strengthening team helps churches deepen their understanding of what it means to love God and love their neighbors where they live, work and play.
A careful examination of much of the headline news in American culture today reveals dysfunction around issues of power. The desire to gain or maintain power over another person results in abhorrent behavior such as bullying, sexual harassment, and...read more
For years the Church’s goal was to evangelize. But for many of those years “evangelize” meant share the Gospel and move on. Growing up in church, I was trained in Evangelism Explosion, FAITH, Share Jesus without Fear, and others, all effective sharing tools that I...read more
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Thanks for following along as we continue to discuss the principles outlined in Making Neighborhoods Whole (2013) by Wayne Gordon and John Perkins. The sixth principle in our series of Christian Community Development is being church-based. In a society...read more
Love God, Love Your Neighbor Women's Leadership We support women by providing leadership training for education, community, and family ministries. We do this through conferences, workshops, regional networking, and personal consultations. Dr. Barbara Parker serves as...read more