Missing a Dear Friend  

Missing a Dear Friend  

The first time I preached at People’s Baptist Church in McDonough, Georgia, was in 1993, just before Dave McCoy (at that time the associate pastor) was called by the church to serve as the senior pastor. Since then, I have preached there many times. Pastor McCoy and...

Dark Nights Call for Bright Lights 

Dark Nights Call for Bright Lights 

It’s easy to fall into the trap of measuring our influence by it’s known numeric size. How many members does our church/class have? What is our average attendance? How many people have I led to Christ? How many people have I discipled?  Because size is one measure of...

How to Collaborate with Those You Lead

How to Collaborate with Those You Lead

The job of a leader is not to do all the work of the team. In fact, one of the primary jobs of leaders is to serve those they lead by equipping them to be more effective and fruitful.  [bctt tweet="The job of a leader is not to do all the work of the team. It is to...

Training New Leaders: Why Bother?

Training New Leaders: Why Bother?

There is a common leadership maxim that is especially true for ministry leadership: “It is only as we develop others around us that we permanently succeed.”  Local church ministry must involve more than seeing people saved and baptized. We must be engaged in a...

Ten Practical Ways to Advance the Gospel

Ten Practical Ways to Advance the Gospel

Declaring the gospel is not just an idea, nor is it simply a desire; it’s an action. When Jesus gave the Great Commission, He stated it as a command: “Go ye.” So how can we actively declare the gospel? Here are ten practical ways:  1. Pray for a burden for souls. Do...

Understanding the Times
Connect present-day events to Bible prophecy with crystal clarity.

Order Now

Pastor Paul Chappell

Dr. Paul Chappell is the senior pastor of the Lancaster Baptist Church and president of West Coast Baptist College in Lancaster, California. His biblical vision has led the church to become one of the most dynamic independent Baptist churches in the nation. He has been married to his wife, Terrie, for over forty years and is the father of four married children all serving in Christian ministry.

RSS Subscribe

Archives

UNDERSTANDING THE TIMES

LIVING COURAGEOUSLY IN PROPHETIC DAYS

RETAIL: $16.95/$9.95
PAGES: 280
FORMAT: Paperback/Kindle

Pastor Paul Chappell

Dr. Paul Chappell

Lancaster Baptist Church

Lancaster Baptist Church

In 1986, the Lord brought me to Lancaster Baptist Church, and I have been blessed to serve as the senior pastor here for these past thirty-one years.

West Coast Baptist College

West Coast Baptist College

As the president of West Coast Baptist College, we have established our mission as “Training Laborers for His Harvest.” The Lord has allowed us to see over two thousand graduates serving today on harvest fields around the world.

Pin It on Pinterest