FCC Pastor's Blog

Reasons for "Let's talk about it": A conference on biblical sexuality

Posted by Patrick Minarovich on

  On november 14, 2015 Forrester Community Church will be hosting a conference called “Let’s talk about it” on biblical sexuality for both youth and their parents to attend. The issue of sexual immorality has caused much pain in the lives of families through it’s...

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What Is the Gospel - Part 3

Posted by Jay Barcus on

  We have looked at the importance of the question.  We have pointed out a few gospel substitutes.  Now let’s answer the question. What is the gospel?   The gospel is news.  I know I have already said this, but it needs to be included in the answer.  Words...

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What Is the Gospel - Part 2

Posted by Jay Barcus on

    In the last post we looked at why this question is important.  Before answering the question, I think it will be beneficial to address some gospel substitutes.  By that, I mean false-gospels.   The gospel is not just how we get saved.  It is not just for...

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What Is the Gospel - Part 1

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Posted by Jay Barcus on

  Here is how I would like us to tackle this question.  Let’s begin by showing the importance and need for having an answer to this question.   Then, we will look at some gospel substitutes followed by answering the question of what the gospel is. The word Gospel is the...

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Why Do I Need the Gospel Every Day

Posted by Patrick Minarovich on

                        “Why do I need the gospel everyday?” At the root of that question is an assumption, and misconception, that we have all that the gospel can give us today. Therefore, why would we need any more gospel...

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Why Parents Should Be a Part of a Youth Ministry

Posted by Patrick Minarovich on

  Parents should absolutely be a part of a youth ministry, and not just a part of it, but a large part of it.  When we say "youth ministry" we are not referring merely to the event on Wednesday nights, but the gospel-centered community that’s present in and out of the church...

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Theology Matters: Because Theology Is Inescapable

Posted by Mat Tomlinson on

  If you’ve been a part of our church family for a while, you could’ve possibly heard myself or one of the other pastors contend for this reality with you, or plea with you to understand it in hopes that you would more fully grasp its truth and implication(s) for your...

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Why Do A Blog?

Posted by Mat Tomlinson on

Welcome to the blog section of our site!  After some time of prayerful consideration and conviction, we wanted to actually start a pastor's blog on the site, and maintain it with the frequency of posting at least one blog/article entry per month from one of us.  All three of us will go...

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