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Why our Doctrinal Distinctives are Important

Early last year, Sam Storms, along with Steve Timmis, Eric Mason, and Bob Thune, revised and expanded our Doctrinal Distinctives. In this video, Sam discusses our new Distinctives and explains why they are important.  Sam Storms is Lead Pastor for Preaching & Vision at Bridgeway Church in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA.​ Below are some quotations and timestamps from the video. Read the full definition of the Distinctives HERE. (3:32) "We have no desire to be different for being different sake. That's not the purpose of these distinctives. We don't want to just stand out in a crowd and take a position that is contrary to others. We have no impulse or instinct to do that in Acts 29. We really do believe that these distinctives make a difference in how we ...

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Word and Spirit Recap

On Monday April 28th close to 140 men and women from 48 churches across 6 states, from all backgrounds and walks of life gathered together to seek the Lord for ministry founded on the Word of God and driven by the power of the Holy Spirit. We drank deeply from a gospel well and were blessed by our brother Josh Kouri leading us.  Jesus was honored, people were encouraged, the fellowship was deep and the boldness infectious during our time together. Below you will find some of the video, audio, and docs from the event. MAIN SESSION VIDEOS AUDIO & RESOURCES Main SessionsFounded on the Word // Josh KouriDriven by the Spirit // Josh Kouri BreakoutsClimate Change // Ryan Baitzel & Reid MonaghanWorship Leader Round Table // Daniel Folgado, Paul Helms, Trevor ...

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Regional Event Media | Marriage: Loving and Caring for Your Wife

Below are links to the content from a recent Acts 29 regional event. To find more content like this, please explore our resource library. Marriage: Loving and Caring for Your Wife Charlotte, North Carolina, USA February 18, 2014 All pastors need reminders and encouragement to love their wife well and lead their family. Brian Lowe teaches us on how we can become better husbands and fathers.  Pastors and Marriage // Brian ...

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Regional Event Media | Team Conference

Below are links to the content from a recent Acts 29 regional event. To find more content like this, please explore our resource library. Team Conference Saint Louis, Missouri, USA February 18, 2014 The first of a three-part conference lead by keynote speakers, John Bryson and Darrin Patrick, focusing on the importance of effective team building—from the practicalities and challenges of assembling the right team to the theology of why teamwork and community are so vital to gospel formation in the church.  Building Healthy Teams // John BrysonThe Tension in Teams // Darrin PatrickQ&A // Bryson, ...

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Regional Event Media | Evangelism: Making Disciples in the 21st Century

Below are links to the content from a recent Acts 29 regional event. To find more content like this, please explore our resource library. Evangelism: Making Disciples in the 21st CenturyRichmond, Virginia, USAFebruary 7-8, 2014 Jesus’ mission will not be accomplished apart from the work of evangelism, for there is no other means by which rebellious sinners become repentant followers of Christ. That is why Jesus said, “I must preach the good news of the kingdom of God. . . for I was sent for this purpose” (Luke 4:43). That is also why the commission to “go and make disciples” is a command to announce the good news that the crucified and risen Jesus is the Lord of heaven and earth. Evangelism is the church’s central ministry, ...

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