Author Archives: Brent Kompelien

Discipleship Pathway

Being a disciple of Jesus is simple: just be like him. That sounds easy enough. But where in the world do you start? The Apostle Paul says we are supposed to “put off the old self and put on the … Continue reading

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How do you prove the gospel is true?

Allow me to pose a simple question: how will people in our city know that the gospel is true? When I say “true” I mean authentic, real, effective, and worthwhile. This simple question has all kinds of answers today. I … Continue reading

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Why Does the Church Exist?

Why are we here? Ok, maybe that’s too existential for this humble blog post. Let’s refine the question: why does the church exist? This question is very important because if we can answer it, we know what the church should … Continue reading

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Who is Immanuel?

Be honest. Did you listen to Christmas music before Thanksgiving? How about before Halloween? If you did, shame on you. I’m kidding, of course. I like listening to some Christmas songs all year long. Even if you don’t listen to … Continue reading

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