Dear fellow Ponderers… I have been dragging my feet in writing this for some time. Not because I didn’t want to write this edition to Pastorsponderings, but rather because I … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army: Communion, It’s Not What You Think It Is…
A lot has been said about what “Church” should look like. Thousands of books have been written about it. There are many, many workshops and educated teachers whose primary purpose … Continue reading Are We”Doing Church”All Wrong?
Have you ever stopped to wonder about why we do what we do in church? Was this how Jesus did “church”? Was this how those first disciples and apostles did … Continue reading What if we are “doing” Church all wrong?
I was listening to music on the radio as I was dropping my children off at school this morning. Minding my own business, when God decided to pop in for … Continue reading “The God that never lets go!”
“If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there’d be peace.” ― John Lennon I was driving down the road when I saw it. It was a purple bill … Continue reading Stop Giving Dirty Diapers to God!
The title I have used today is a quote from one of my favorite Chris Farley movies: “Tommy Boy”. In it he discovers (falsely so) that he has a … Continue reading “Brothers don’t shake hands…Brothers gotta hug!”
“He lives the poetry that he cannot write. The others write the poetry that they cannot realize.” –Oscar Wilde What of this thing called integrity? Is it a lost … Continue reading Equipped And Engaged (Spiritual Discipline and Moral Failure)