There are many ways to take up an offering. Some churches pass the plate, a basket or an offering bag. Many churches provide online options, or an ATM in the foyer. A few churches have boxes in the back to … Continue reading
It was 8:30 a.m. on a weekday morning, I was brushing my teeth and my wife was combing her hair when the call came in. It was one of those calls that you never want to receive. A friend of … Continue reading
In the sister post to this article we spoke about why we should re-invent our preaching today I want to be practical as to how to accomplish this task. When we talk about re-inventing our preaching I am not talking … Continue reading
When I am on vacation I do something most pastor’s do not do, I actually go to church. I love going to church on vacation for two reasons; first I get to enjoy the worship and the message without having … Continue reading
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I saw this sign coming home from Seminary yesterday. I agree with it wholeheartedly!!! People a little consideration and manners go a long way to make everyone’s day just a little bit better.
I have been in services where the announcement time sucked the joy right out of the building. In fact, I think God may have been bored with the whole deal Himself. But then you have some “church characters” bring the … Continue reading