For almost a year we, my wife and I, have been looking for a new home church. We went into this search with some criteria and we knew going there was no perfect church.
There are always going to be people who work behind the scenes in your organization so someone else can be upfront.
Everyone in the group had good intentions. They wanted to be with friends, they wanted to go out to eat. The problem was it was just good 'intentions.'
Its Christmas and we are to be celebrating the birth of Christ, but the story is much bigger.
In all her life she has been and continues to be a supporter and a contributor, partner in ministry. Dad would not have been able to do all God ask of Him, if mom was not willing, a supporting wife and in-tune with God.
About this time six years ago a large group of family and friends gathered to celebrate my father's birthday. The post below captures some of the event and what I had the honor of sharing.
Imagine this: attending a worship service and all the songs, all the prayers, talk about God but never once do they talk to God.
Ministry leaders think their life, their leadership would be easier if every ministry position was filled. I don’t.
Caution, all four views are important but, looking forward deserves our highest attention as neglecting this view can easily get us off course and even into accidents.
I really believe that God has given us an amazing vessel in which to live and it is our responsibility to take care of it.
Favorite Scriptures: Jeremiah 29:11, Philippians 4:6-7, II Chronicles 5:13-15