Long time no blog. After a few days off around Christmastime, I have been swamped with things to do at church. I won't really have anything profound to say in this 100th post, except a bit of a plot of the future. I hope to find time to post more … [Continue reading] about 100th post!
Ben Witherington on blog etiquette: really great stuff. … [Continue reading] about More Sense From Mr. Witherington
I am realizing that I have had a false dichotomy in my mind for awhile: I thought the academy and the church were seperated by a distinct line, or maybe a kind of fuzzy line. I have been drawn towards both worlds my whole life. I love to "get to … [Continue reading] about Dissolving the line between “academic” and “pastoral”
Last night at our Sunday evening service, our senior pastor/ministry coach said this:"I am realizing that most of what I was taught in seminary were simply ways to manipulate and control others. It had very little to do with servanthood. I was … [Continue reading] about Leadership Training?
During the course of a meeting I had last Sunday, we were talking about making some changes in how we structure our youth ministry. We are trying to find ways to incorporate more youth into leadership and ownership of the ministry. Someone brought up … [Continue reading] about “Getting Fed” vs. Learning as you Lead