“The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.” -Michelangelo … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Where Are We Going?
Theme: I am the Light of the world KEY VERSE: John 8:12 – “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the … Continue reading Messy Church: Lent & Light
Philippians 4:6 (NIV) “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.” I know what you’re thinking, easier … Continue reading Day 14 – All Your Anxiety
We must tread lightly here, for to insinuate that we know the mind of God is dangerous territory. However, what we know of Him and that of human interaction with … Continue reading 3 Worship Songs God Hates
I have seen a sharp uptick in other churches having Saturday evening worship services. Some of it has to do with working people who now work on Sundays, some of … Continue reading One Question: Saturday Night Worship?
This quote has bothered me, perhaps more than it should. Is there more to this conversation that has not been quoted here that would cast a different light on this … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Is The General Right?
“Praise the Lord, O my soul; all my inmost being, praise his holy name.” Psalm 103:1 Conversational Statement: There is no such thing as a “spiritual life”. You might ask … Continue reading THIS should be our ONE aim and desire!
Sometimes I wonder if Church, the way it is right now, is the way Christ intended it to be. What I mean is, over time the early “Christians” met in … Continue reading “Undoing Church” 4 Ways We Miss The Mark
We are adding a new addition to Pastorsponderings, podcasts! Today, we’re going to add our first podcast offering – “Pressing on or drop it like it’s hot”. Click on the … Continue reading “Pressing on or Drop it like it’s hot”
It is iconic. The brass bands playing music on the street corner, reminiscent of the bygone era of open air meetings. We gather together for territorial and even international events and … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Has Music Become Our Idol?
“Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you clean the outside of the cup and of the dish, but inside they are full of robbery and self-indulgence.26“You blind Pharisee, … Continue reading “Cleaning the inside of the Cup”
Yesterday I talked about three erroneous ways in which we go about “doing” church (Link: What if we are “doing” Church all wrong Pt.1) Somebody pointed out to me that … Continue reading What if we are “doing” Church all wrong? Pt. 2