Category Archive: affirming

Face The Strange: changing to meet this generation

Face The Strange: changing to meet this generation

Are you looking for that new program you can implement in your church that will attract Millennials? After all, Millennials are weird, an enigma dancing …

 

War Will Solve Nothing

War Will Solve Nothing

All three, Jesus, James and Paul, remind us that as followers of the Divine we are not to be drawn into the culture that speaks of war. Our call is to be “counter-cultural” and stand with peace.

 

The ONE Reason People Are Leaving The Church

The ONE Reason People Are Leaving The Church

I always get a kick out of all the articles entitled “ Reasons People Are Leaving the Church.” Over the past few weeks, I have …

 

What A Church Can Learn From A Large Family

What A Church Can Learn From A Large Family

When I was younger, what Shellene likes to call my ‘way back years’ before recorded time, I remember standing in line at the supermarket with …

 

Left Behind and Koinology

Left Behind and Koinology

The other day I wrote an article centering on the idea of the Second Coming and the whole “Left Behind” series and how centering …

 

A Voice on Immigration

A Voice on Immigration

I am certain we can all agree that America is the greatest country on earth. Over the past decades, our America greatness has been under assault …

 

A New Parable of The Good Daughter

A New Parable of The Good Daughter

As Jesus was sharing the love and generosity of the Divine with those gathered around him, a group of Pastors and Elders from local churches …

 

A Conversation In Church On Tech

A Conversation In Church On Tech

One day, two members of a local church were talking about all the new technology that seems to be invading their lives and disrupting their …

 

Whispering and Shouting

Whispering and Shouting

“If you are listening, truly listening, you will hear the living Voice of the Divine when it whispers past your ear even during the storms …

 

Connecting to the Divine

Connecting to the Divine

“One day, Jesus was off to the side praying, when he finished praying, one of his first followers came to him and asked, “Can you …