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How to Attend a Conference

Check out these helpful thoughts from Sola 13 speaker John Piper as you gear up for this weekend. If you would like to hear Dr. Pipe speak in person this weekend, you can register at Sola13.com. To watch the free, live simulcast, register here.

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Pursue Godliness

This weekend at Riv, we wrapped our series on 1 Timothy.  Each day this week, I'll post final thoughts on the series, based on a few of my final points from the message. Since so many people have asked...here are my favorite Bollywood chase scenes, starting with the one I referenced in this teaching. Enjoy. This one is not a chase scene, but ...

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Quotes

This weekend at Riv, we wrapped our series on 1 Timothy.  Normally, the quotes I use during the series are on the screen and posted at Live.RivChurch.com but many of them weren't this week because of some last minute changes I made to the message.  For those of you who have been asking for the quotes, here they are.  The rest of the week, I'll post final ...

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Leaving a Church

During the course of Riv’s current series on 1 Timothy, I am blogging about stuff I can't get to during the weekend services. I'm not sure I should be surprised, but the most hotly discussed portion of this past weekend's message was my quick comment that there good reasons to leave a church but most people do not have one.  The most awkward part was the ...

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An Open Letter To Pastors

During the course of Riv’s current series on 1 Timothy, I am blogging about stuff I can't get to during the weekend services.  Today, I am posting an open letter to my brothers who pastor in Jesus' church around the world.  This is going to be a longer post than normal but I feel like I have to address something and it's going to take more than a few words to ...

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RivChurch Leadership Structure

With all the talk about Elders and Deacons this past weekend at Riv, many people have asked about our leadership structure.  Here is a quick 7 minute video from our LEAD event last year where I explained it in more detail. If you would like to watch the entire teaching and see this in context, you can do so here.

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“A Trustworthy Statement…” Part 2

During the course of Riv’s current series on 1 Timothy, I am going to take some time to blog about some interesting stuff I wasn’t able to get to during the weekend services. The saying is trustworthy: If anyone aspires to the office of overseer, he desires a noble task. -1 Timothy 3:1 This is the second of three times in 1 Timothy where Paul ...

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Andreas Köstenberger

Many people have asked me where they can find the resources by Andreas J. Köstenberger I referred to last weekend.  So, without much ado, here they are in order of intensity. A Quick Interview on the topic of 1 Timothy 2:12. A 32 page paper on the topic of 1 Timothy 2:15. Women in the Church: An Analysis and Application of 1 Timothy 2:9-15.

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Prayer

During the course of Riv’s current series on 1 Timothy, I am going to take some time to blog about some interesting stuff I wasn’t able to get to during the weekend services. This passage was particularly convicting for me during my studies: First of all, then, I urge that requests, prayers, intercessions, and thanks be offered on behalf of all people, ...

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Women in Ministry

This past weekend we hit one of the most controversial topics in modern Christianity, the topic of male eldership in the church.  As expected, this has generated a lot of feedback from both sides of the aisle.  On this post, I simply want to list a couple of resources that may help anyone who is wrestling through this topic. Riverview's Paper on Women in ...

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