Call: Vocation - Serving God's Creation
June 2, 2023 • Clint Knutson • Ephesians 2:10
Rev. Clint Knutson, professor of systematic theology, teaches us about the theology of vocation. Does it matter what you do for a living? Does God approve of a job in Christian ministry more than a job at a public school? How should we approach our vocation as Christians?
Multiply: Reaching the World in Our Back Yard
May 26, 2023 • Harold Rust
Pastor Harold Rust, a church planter, shares how God has been bringing the world to the city of Red Deer, AB, where they are planting The River. Pastor Rust shares a story of God working through the simple act of inviting people into their home. He mentions that most of those who move to the U.S. and Canada are never invited into anyone's home.
Unleash: Equipping Women to Lead & Serve
May 19, 2023 • Karen Stenberg
This week, Karen Stenberg (Co-Director of Women's Ministries of the CLB) shares some resources from Women's Ministries and challenges us as congregations to intentionally encourage, equip, and resource women to lead and serve in ministry.
Challenges & Opportunities in Taiwan
June 13, 2022 • Ben Hosch
Taiwan is a global leader in microchip technology, but also home to 15,000 temples and strong traditional religious beliefs. Taiwan has religious freedom and some large churches, but only 3.3% of the population is Evangelical Christian. Taiwan has a growing pool of intellectual leaders, but also a large unreached, grassroots, working-class population. How is LBIM focusing on evangelism and outreach in response to these demographic shifts in Taiwan?
The Posture of Disciple-Making
June 13, 2022 • Tony Rogness
What is the posture of a disciple-maker? Sometimes it is hard to know how to approach the role of disciple-maker, but the posture we start from can make all the difference. Join us as we explore the foundations of our approach to making disciples, starting with our own place in this process, using the imagery from Psalm 1.