The Men's Fellowship,
sponsored by Grace Baptist Church, meets nearly bi-weekly on Saturday
mornings at 7:00 AM. Men of all ages and vocations from more than
seven Evangelical churches in the area regularly attend the
meetings. These times of thought-provoking lively discussion result
in strengthened relationships, sharpened minds, and deepened faith.
the winter of 2019, we are beginning a study of Spiritual
Its Causes and Cure by David Martyn Lloyd-Jones.
minister of Westminster Chapel in London for thirty years, was one of
the foremost preachers of his day.
This enduring collection
sermons by D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones,
each originally delivered at Westminster Chapel in London, carefully
and compassionately analyzes an undeniable feature of modern society
from which Christians have not escaped
"Christian people," writes Lloyd-Jones,
"too often seem to be perpetually in the doldrums and too often give
this appearance of unhappiness and of lack of freedom and absence of
joy. There is no question at all but that this is the main reason
why large numbers of people have ceased to be interested in
Believing the Christian joy was one of the
most potent factors in the spread of Christianity in the early
not only lays bare the causes that have robbed many Christians of
spiritual vitality but also points the way to the cure that is found
through the mind and spirit of Christ.
Previously discussed books include The Call by
Os Guinness, Manly Dominion by Mark Chanski, The Universe
Next Door by James Sire, Shattering the Gods Within by Dr.
David F. Allen, Who Are You to Judge? by Erwin Lutzer,
Extreme Righteousness: Seeing Ourselves in the Pharisees by Thomas
O. Hovestol, The Meaning of Marriage by Timothy Keller, How
Should We Then Live? by Francis Schaeffer,
Sense and Sensuality
by Ravi Zacharias,
Confronting the Sins We Tolerate
by Jerry Bridges, Contemplation: Intimacy in a Distant World by
Dr. David F. Allen, Has Christianity Failed You by Ravi
Zacharias and Fool's Talk by Os Guinness.
Dr. Peter Wallick regularly hosts and leads the discussions.
Additional information is available by contacting Ron Jones at
717-263-1206. Please access the GBC Church Calendar on the sidebar
for scheduled dates for these Saturday morning times of fellowship and
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