Alvaro Briones is a leader in C&YA. He is an active discipler and is helping to plant a men’s Bible study at UMKC. Alvaro's testimony is an encouragement to our fellowship, particularly in how he serves God and his people. In this post, Alvaro shares what God showed him last year at Mission Focus and how his heart’s desire is to see the Lord’s kingdom advanced.Read More
Brett Bartlett is the pastor of Wyldewood Baptist Church in Michigan, one of the churches in the Living Faith Fellowship. Brett has taught several classes in the Living Faith Bible Institute and is passionate about the word of God and upholding it with integrity. In this post he clearly lays out what the Bible says about baptism, and shows that all physical baptisms are pictures of the one true spiritual baptism.Read More
Joe McKaig is Pastor of Oakland Heights Baptist Church in Cartersville, GA. Joe has been involved with the Living Faith Fellowship and LFBI from its inception. Every year, members of our family from OHBC attend Mission Focus here in Kansas City. OHBC also hosts a missions conference every year called Go Conference. Together these conferences signify the gravity of the Great Commission and the heart of the LFF pastors to pray, prepare, give and go. Joe takes some time here to share with us why Mission Focus is important and strategic in our personal lives.Read More
Have you been racking your brain thinking about what should go on your Christmas Wish List this year? I mean, what could someone who is “blessed with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places” possibly want? Well, if you are a student of the Bible, maybe you are beginning to consider your library. There have been so many wonderful books written about God’s Word throughout the years: amazing reference materials, study tools, and commentaries written by like-minded students of God’s word. But where should you begin? Which books should go on your Amazon Wish List?Read More
We have been given an incredible task to accomplish while we are on this planet.
Mission Focus '18 is a great opportunity for Living Faith Fellowship to be challenged to own the Great Commission. God has used this conference powerfully to impact the hearts and lives of people from all over the United States.
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Melissa Wharton is a student at UMKC and a leader in C&YA. She is involved in Temple Worship, our worship team, and leads a girls bible study in Waldo. In this post Melissa explains what it means to walk with Christ and deny one's flesh.Read More
The 10 year anniversary of Midtown Baptist Temple as a church plant is coming up. In these ten years we have watched God do amazing things. Over the years we have seen many lives changed, many disciples made. We have seen many young children grow into adulthood and continue to follow Christ. We have witnessed God grow the congregation to the point where new church plants have happened naturally and with joy.
Deb Molder is a leader in C&YA and the Administrative Assistant to our staff at Midtown Baptist Temple. In this post she talks about how God has worked in her life since coming to MBT.Read More
Alan Shelby is the pastor of Harvest Baptist Church, a Living Faith Bible Fellowshipchurch in Blue Springs, MO. Alan Shelby is also dean of the Living Faith Bible Institute. This article is based on remarks he made at a rally at Paseo Baptist in KC, pre-empting the “America First” rally scheduled the next day. The intention in sharing this essay is that Living Faith continue to understand God's perspective as it concerns race, forgiveness and healing.Read More
Pastor Kenny Morgan leads the Discipleship Ministry at Midtown Baptist Temple, which is a vital ministry that focuses on mentoring growing Christians. Kenny is also pastor of Life Fellowship. In this post Kenny addresses what it means to put the "first things first", not allowing ourselves to be swayed or distracted by our own opinions.Read More
Lisa Cheadle is a leader in C&YA and serves on our praise team, Temple Worship. In this post she shares with us her testimony of spiritual growth. She reflects on how God used her discipleship relationship to help her see his desire for her life and the purpose of the local church’s structure.Read More
Connor Stubblefield is a leader in C&YA and is heavily involved in Friends of Internationals. She is also a member of Temple Worship. Connor spends some time in this post reflecting on this last season of her life where her plans for her future have been repeatedly challenged and how God is faithful to reveal his absolute sufficiency in times of confusion.Read More
Restore the Joy performed by Temple Worship. Written by Lisa Cheadle