GREAT COMMISSION BAPTISTS WHO LOVE THE NATIONS

GREAT COMMISSION BAPTISTS WHO LOVE THE NATIONS

In 2012, messengers to our Annual Convention of Southern Baptists voted to adopt an alternate denominational designation. The name Great Commission Baptists afforded our churches a way to increase the clarity of our gospel-centered identity and focus. At that time, the pastors of Paramount Church considered the possibility of utilizing the alternate name when referring to our church, but did …

Paramount Students are Back!

Finally, after a months long, pandemic-induced hiatus, Paramount’s youth ministry nights are back! The students of Paramount Church enjoyed an excellent night of worship, fellowship, and sharing life together. With new leaders in place — Jon and Mary Vickery — we are poised to charge ahead full steam. This return is just one wonderful example of the creative ways that our …

COVENANT MEMBERSHIP

COVENANT MEMBERSHIP

Last Sunday, we enjoyed yet another delight in our church. We welcomed four new members, two of which made public profession of faith in Jesus by baptism the previous Sunday. In an hour of burden and weakness in many churches, the Lord brings bright spots to encourage our faith and church. It’s a beautiful thing. At Paramount Church, we hold …

BIG TO BE SMALL

BIG TO BE SMALL

It’s big to be small! That’s why Paramount Church remains unmoved in our commitment to small groups.

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How to Read the Bible Like a Berean

< 1 minute Pastors feel a good pressure to press the Church to read the Bible wisely. We don’t allow scientists or doctors to play fast and lose with medicine and facts. And we certainly don’t allow people to play fast and loose with Scripture. Here’s an article I found helpful. #bible #biblestudy “How to Read the Bible Like a …

CHOOSE CHURCH WISELY

8 min to read After my church’s most recent new member class, I reflected on the importance of choosing a church home. God designed the local church as the center of truth and energy for the Christian life. No other membership holds broader impact on a person or family than a local church, with many fingers of influence reaching into …

THIS WEEK: PLEASING GOD

THIS WEEK: PLEASING GOD

In my Sunday message, I challenged our church to consider how we each can walk with God to please Him. As a church, we believe in no higher calling than to glorify God and enjoy Him as the treasure of our hearts. We do this by walking, day by day, with our King who lavished His grace on us. Knowing …

WEEKEND READER: PRAYER by JOHN ONWUCHEKWA

< 1 minute View this post on Instagram Back to recommend another short book to read over a weekend. Prayer by John Onwuchekwa helps Christians who want to grow in prayer, but even more helps Christians who want to grow in prayer together. Link in bio. @TGC @crosswaybooks @9marks @jawn_o Amazon – $12.96 Like. Share. Follow. A post shared by …

THE EXAMPLE OF FAITH CHURCH

< 1 minute The ministry of Faith Church in Lafayette, IN has provided to Paramount Church an excellent model of ministry. Since the first planting of Paramount, we have emulated many principles, values, and strategies. Throughout the difficult season in the pandemic, Faith Church has shown biblical creativity, commitment to the Word of God, and love for their local community. …

HOW WILL YOU DIE ON THAT HILL?

5 min to read How you die on a hill says a lot about your view of Jesus, yourself, and the world. We use this cliché all the time to explain ourselves. This is a hill to die on. That’s not a hill to die on. And so forth. The cliché assumes a hill has only one purpose: death. But …