Stand for Something or Fall for Anything


“I charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who is to judge the living and the dead, and by his appearing and his kingdom: preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, and exhort, with complete patience and teaching. For the time is coming when people will not endure sound teaching, but having itching ears they … Continue reading Stand for Something or Fall for Anything

Attention Deficit Disorder 


Do you, like me, suffer from cultural attention deficit disorder? I don’t mean like ADD which is normally diagnosed in grade school. I mean like modern, American materialism. And first world problems. And the constant need to be entertained, or maybe even be entertaining. I know that during those long, busy seasons of my life I find that for awhile I really enjoy the constant … Continue reading Attention Deficit Disorder 

In The End, Christ’s Love Will Win Out


Matthew 24:3-14 3As he sat on the Mount of Olives, the disciples came to him privately, saying, “Tell us, when will these things be, and what will be the sign of your coming and of the end of the age?” 4And Jesus answered them, “See that no one leads you astray. 5For many will come in my name, saying, ‘I am the Christ,’ and they will lead many … Continue reading In The End, Christ’s Love Will Win Out

Origins of Discipleship- Now its Your Turn


To listen to the previous lesson in this series, click here:  http://www.bradflack.com/2017/07/29/origins-of-discipleship-matthew/ Please click on the link to the slideshow, then click on the audio to listen along. This presentation is meant to discuss the practical application of discipleship in your life. *Note- the pauses in audio are me wrestling with the clicker to advance the slide. Also, audio gets softer as I walk to … Continue reading Origins of Discipleship- Now its Your Turn

Real Life Christians 8- God’s Covenant with Mankind


While not required, I’d suggest you go back and start at the beginning of this blog series if you haven’t already read the previous posts. Click here: https://bradflack.com/2017/07/11/real-life-christians-1/ God made a covenant with the nation of Israel, the lineage of Abraham, and the chosen ethnic group in with which he desired that all the world would know who He was. He also saw that the nation … Continue reading Real Life Christians 8- God’s Covenant with Mankind

Origins of Discipleship- Matthew


To listen to the previous lesson in this series, click here: http://www.bradflack.com/2017/07/24/origins-of-discipleship-andrew-and-peter/ Please click on the link to the slideshow, then click on the audio to listen along. This presentation is meant to discuss the depth of Matthew’s depravity and his redemptive call by Jesus. Slideshow: https://prezi.com/view/d419guNAkUhkHnyGH97E/ Audio: To listen to the next lesson in this series, click here: https://bradflack.com/2017/08/03/origins-of-discipleship-now-its-your-turn/ Continue reading Origins of Discipleship- Matthew

That The World May Know


I wanted to share a resource in which I have gained extensive mental and spiritual growth over the last 6 months.  A website, hosted by Focus on the Family, called That The World May Know. It is a collection of series produced in Israel, Turkey, Greece and Egypt…the homeland and footprint of ancient Hebrews to the journeys of Paul in the New Testament. These series … Continue reading That The World May Know

Origins of Discipleship- Andrew and Peter


To listen to the previous lesson in this series, click here: https://bradflack.com/2017/08/14/origins-of-discipleship-1-setting-the-stage/ Please click on the link to the slideshow, then click on the audio to listen along. This presentation is meant to uncover the roots of relational and business evangelism and discipleship through the interactions of Andrew and Peter with Jesus. Slideshow: https://prezi.com/view/BMIrlvI9MwFdahg1TRAG/ Audio: To listen to the next lesson in this series, click … Continue reading Origins of Discipleship- Andrew and Peter

Shema


Shema \shə-ˈmä\ 4 “Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. 5 You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. 6 And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart. 7 You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie … Continue reading Shema

Hiding in Your Shell


Be sure to sign up for new blog posts via email!    If you’ve ever played with a turtle, you have noticed that it can retract its legs, tail and head into its shell for protection from outside influences and stimuli. While reading about just such action in The Complete Book of Discipleship by Bill Hull,  I was awakened to the similarities between turtles and little … Continue reading Hiding in Your Shell