Want your church to grow?

I just read this article from ChristianToday.com: Want your church to grow? Then it’s time to surprise people… I thought this quote was particularly interesting. Let’s be clear and honest with ourselves. Most of our friends and colleagues have no idea about how great our churches are. How surprised they would actually be by some …

A Quid Pro Quo

We have a great church family.  They have been preparing meals for us since Daniel’s arrival.  It’s been a huge help to not have to think about dinner. But, something occurred to me yesterday. Maybe there’s something more to this meal prep.  Maybe it’s not really about helping us out.  Maybe it’s just about seeing …

Non-believers and a bad taste in my mouth

I’ve been thinking… Should we use terms like non-believers, unbelievers, etc to describe people who don’t profess some form of the “Christian” faith? As a Christian, I’m guilty of using those terms. They are hard to avoid. But, I’ve noticed lately that they are starting to leave a bad taste in my mouth. In truth, …