Casting Vision at the SBC

Yesterday I had the privilege of casting vision at the Southern Baptist Convention Pastors’ Conference in St. Louis. I love talking about what God is doing through Family Church. We need to keep pouring ourselves out for people who are far from God, for gospel conversations, for gospel congregations, and for gospel praying. We’ve heard enough; […]

Wanted: Bivocational Church Planters

Year round tropical weather, beaches, palm trees, and millions of people who need to hear the gospel of Jesus…if this sounds like a place you would be interested in planting a church, South Florida is perfect for you. At Family Church, we have residency programs that train and equip future pastors, associate pastors, worship pastors, […]

Finishing Strong

From guest blogger Pastor Keith Albert, Pastor of Missions for Family Church, formerly Pastor of Jog Road Baptist Church for 26 years This is the outline of my last message at Jog Road Baptist Church, given on January 11, 2015. On the platform, I had white rocks piled high in each offering plate. These rocks […]

Leading to Revitalize

From guest blogger Pastor Keith Albert, Pastor of Missions for Family Church, formerly Pastor of Jog Road Baptist Church for 26 years On December 14, 2014, Jog Road Baptist Church voted unanimously to enter into a strategic partnership with Family Church. Here are some of the leadership principles I used to lead our congregation to that […]

The Impact of Revitalization

From guest blogger Pastor Keith Albert Pastor of Missions for Family Church, formerly Pastor of Jog Road Baptist Church for 26 years Change is Difficult A well meaning and well-trained greeter was the first contact my wife had as we entered the building. As she was welcomed, the realization that she was an unknown visitor […]