Hope, Fruit, & Witness: A Word of Caution Concerning “Relationship Evangelism”

In Jesus’ parable of the wheat and the tares He teaches us that it is in His plans and for our benefit that we (His good seed in the world) live amongst the weeds of the world (lost people), which is why He doesn’t root out the weeds now or withdraw us from the world. […]

What is the Purpose of the Church? A Forum on December 4

Three years ago, we as a church adopted a central purpose statement for our congregation. That statement, which have committed to make the center of all do, is: Lake Gaston Baptist Church exists to glorify God, in loving Him and one another, by equipping and edifying believers to serve God’s Kingdom and make disciples of […]