Church

Can You Love Jesus And Hate The Church?

We had an interesting discussion yesterday at our weekly morning bible study. The question was asked, can you trust Jesus and not be a part of His church? It is a loaded question with HUGE implications. In the bible belt we are living in a culture where most people believe, at least intellectually,  in Jesus […]

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He Spoke A Lot And Said Very Little

A few weeks back I had a local ministry ask to take me out to lunch to get to know me. I know the code, get to know me means pitch their ministry to raise money. There is nothing wrong with this, my dad raises money for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. I like meeting […]

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Pastoring Is About People

I love being a Pastor. There is no greater job in the world. Like any calling there are the ups and downs, but I wouldn’t do anything else. Here is what I LOVE about being a pastor, I have the opportunity every day to invest and love my friends at the church. Think about it, […]

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The Most Controversial Week Of My Life

Last week may have possibly been the most controversial week of my life. If you are reading my blog (which is what this is posted on), you have probably read the blogs on homosexuality. If you are my friend on Facebook, you probably saw the firestorm that last week’s blogs set off. Last week I […]

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Homosexuality and the Church

I believe that in recent days the church has completely whiffed in its response to the question of homosexuality. Sadly in recent days we as churches have been plugged in more politically than we have spiritually. When the struggles of homosexuality grew in our nation we as churches reacted by fighting an issue and not […]

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Blogging about Blogs

Here are a few blogs from the past couple of weeks to get you thinking… Alvin Reid confronts one of the greatest sins we as ministers have, our bellies. Ed Stetzer puts together a collection of hilarious church signs 1 2 3 Ed Stetzer details the how great a hold pornography has on our country. […]

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The Uncomfortable Church

Have you ever asked why you go to church? When you found your church, what brought you there? Did you start coming for the children’s programs or youth programs? Did you start coming because of the style of music, the cool café out front, or the modern look of its facilities? Have you ever thought […]

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