10 Quick Tips For Building Your Volunteer Army

It’s been deeply rewarding to see a “culture of volunteerism” develop here at Biltmore Church. Over the last six years, we have watched our weekend attendance double while keeping our staff size the same. The way that has happened is our volunteer base has greatly expanded. We as a staff team are always talking about the Ephesians 4:11-13 model of recruiting, training and motivating our great volunteers. Here are 10 quick tips that help to… Read More »

Muslims, Christians, and Misunderstandings

With world events happening as they are, it is not surprising that there are more and more questions people have about Islam in general and Muslims in particular. Someone in a unique position to answer them is my good friend J.D. Greear. Not only is J.D. an excellent pastor and theologian, he also spent years ministering in a Muslim country. Below are two blogs of J.D.’s about misconceptions Christians and Muslims have of each other.… Read More »

Favorite Beard Humor

Last night I had to shave off a lot of my beard due to the fact it was causing interference with the microphone I wear (Note: I’m not even sure what I now have could be called a beard). So, to help me with my ‘grief process’, I’m posting some of my favorite beard humor. Enjoy and remember Proverbs 17:22a A joyful heart is good medicine. The beard tells the world that you spend more… Read More »