Conferences & Retreats

Strong

January 26, 2018   •   By:

“Now to him who is able to strengthen you according to my Gospel and the proclamation about Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery kept silent for long … Continue reading

Trying to Love Like Jesus

January 25, 2018   •   By:

This excerpt is a journal entry I wrote in 2014 when we were in Uganda spending our first few days with JuJu and Moses, my two youngest.  It was a … Continue reading

Let Doubt Drive You to Christ

January 17, 2018   •   By:

Romans 11:33-36 “Oh the depth of the riches, the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgements and how inscrutable His ways! ‘For who has known the mind of the Lord, … Continue reading

Center Grove Baptist: The Week that Started it All

December 21, 2017   •   By:

SWO Story: First camp week of Snowbird Outfitters from Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters on Vimeo. Winter 1997. The year a North Carolina youth pastor came across a magazine ad for a … Continue reading

Mark 10: The Rich Young Ruler

November 28, 2017   •   By:

Mark 10:17-31 The Rich Young Ruler Big points: Money can’t get you into heaven. Good works can’t get you into heaven. Salvation is impossible unless God saves us. We ALL … Continue reading

Check Out the Fall Retreat 2017 Podcasts– LIVE NOW!!

November 14, 2017   •   By:

The 2017 Fall Retreats have come to a close. The teaching focus of this fall was the theology of Protestant Reformation—the movement God used to rescue the Gospel and reform … Continue reading

How Much Do You Know About the Protestant Reformation?

October 10, 2017   •   By:

October 31, 2017, marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. We love the Bible. And, we love any chance we get to educate and equip Christians about God’s faithfulness … Continue reading

Listen to Be Strong Men’s Conference Sessions

September 26, 2017   •   By:

THE PODCASTS ARE UP FROM THE FALL 2017 BE STRONG CONFERENCE! Over 200 men attended our Be Strong conference this fall to learn about what Biblical manhood looks like in the … Continue reading

Video: The Profound Mystery of Marriage

September 6, 2017   •   By:

God has given us a unique picture of the Gospel in marriage. When Paul talks about marriage in Ephesians 5, he quotes the inauguration of the first marriage in Genesis … Continue reading

SWO Stories: Sarah Livingston

July 26, 2017   •   By:

SWO is celebrating its 20th anniversary this summer at SWO17. We talked with some student pastors who have been coming for a while to hear their thoughts and stories from … Continue reading