A friend sent me a blog post "How the Church Can Thrive in a Non-Christian World" by Ed Stetzer and as the ministry that I now serve is called Thrive Ministries (which is comprised of 3 churches striving to work together in a close geographical area) it made me think more about how we are … Continue reading
Let me continue to push on this idea that realistically follows along the line of the priesthood of all believers. We have heard clever sayings in our churches like "don't go to church, be the church. I think I have mentioned that at one of the churches I served we walked around with T-shirts on … Continue reading The Work of Church
In my last couple of posts I have written about this idea of true freedom and how that comes in our relationship with Jesus Christ. Then not only how it comes but then how it is expressed!! Interestingly, yesterday I heard two different pastors talk about making the folks they were speaking to “uncomfortable”. Not … Continue reading Comfort or Uncomfortable?
Being it is Labor Day… I am going to honor it for the holiday it is … that is to honor the working force, and really the idea of work (which doesn’t have to be a bad word… and in fact is part of what God made us to do!!). So to honor this day … Continue reading Because of what He has already done!!