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All articles by John MacArthur

John F. MacArthur (born June 19, 1939) is an American pastor and author known for his internationally syndicated Christian
teaching radio program Grace to You. He has been the pastor-teacher of Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, California
since 1969. He is also the current president of The Master’s University in Newhall, California and The Master’s
Seminary in Los Angeles, California.

Plexiglas preaching

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October 2006
Articles > Ecclesiological & Pastoral

Plexiglas preaching

I am committed to expository preaching. It is my unshakable conviction that the proclamation of God's Word should always be the heart and the focus of the church's ministry (2 ­Timothy 4:2). And proper biblical preaching should be systematic, expositional, theological and God-centred.Such preaching is in short supply these days. There are plenty of…

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Showtime Religion

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March 2003
Articles > Ecclesiological & Pastoral

Showtime Religion

Can the church fight apathy and materialism by feeding people’s appetite for entertainment? Evidently many in the church think so, as church after church jumps on the show-business bandwagon. It is a troubling trend that is luring many otherwise orthodox churches away from biblical priorities.What they wantChurch buildings are being constructed like theatres. Instead…

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February 1995
Articles > Ecclesiological & Pastoral

User-friendly churches

The experts are touting the concept of the 'user-friendly church'. Borrowing a term from the high-tech industries, church specialists are advocating a new approach to church ministry. Church growth can be accelerated, they say, if pastors and church leaders will concentrate their energies on making the church as non-threatening as possible for the unchurched.…

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