Dr. Paul Chappell is the Pastor of Lancaster Baptist Church and president of West Coast Baptist College in Lancaster, CA. He was called to Lancaster Baptist in 1986 by twelve members. Over the past twenty-four years God has blessed, and the congregation has grown from an average attendance of twenty to become one of the largest Baptist churches in the country.

Articles by Dr. Paul Chappell

Stewarding Life: Three Preview Chapters

How Jesus Got Everything Done

Discerning Priorities by Spending Time with God

Stop Seeking Acceptance

God’s Acceptance Is All You Need and You Already Have it

Three Trends That Doom a Church’s Influence

Growth Points—13

The One Overriding Purpose

We Must Do All to the Glory of God

Concerns and Hopes for Older Preachers

Thoughts for Older Preachers

Concerns and Hopes for Young Preachers

Important Leadership Qualities for Young Preachers

Teamwork and Follow-Up

Growth Point—12

Preaching the Resurrection

Growth Points—11

Building a Legacy of Faithfulness

7 Principles to Help You Stay Committed