George Sweeting, president of Moody Bible Institute from 1971-1987, wrote a short booklet entitled The Challenge of the City which focuses on the unique needs and opportunities for ministry in cities. Here’s an excerpt:

Leaders are Readers!

Every week college-age students gather at our home and we study the Bible together using this SOAP method. Many of the students are journaling during the week. When we come together on Thursday nights, we break into groups to read the passage and reflect on its meaning and application to our lives.

I remember the day very clearly. It was twenty years ago on this date, November 4, 1990, that Lake Hills Community Church was birthed. The week before we had a dress rehearsal in the multi-purpose room at Live Oak Elementary […]