Dear Salvation Army, The Fish-Bowl Effect…

Dear Salvation Army, are we fooling ourselves? Are we seeing one thing within our ivory towers while the reality looks quite different? Please don’t take offense. I mean no disrespect. … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, The Fish-Bowl Effect…

Dear Salvation Army, Where Are We Going?

“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?

Dear Salvation Army – 10 Things That Will Kill Your Corps

Today I want to explore with you only ten things that will kill our corps.  As with other lists we have compiled here on Pastorsponderings, this is merely a primer … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army – 10 Things That Will Kill Your Corps

Perspectives Day #1 – Featuring Colonel Dennis Strissel “Opinion8ed”

“Opinion–8-ed” (A series of eight installments) Number Seven – Mulligans for Ministry continued In his excellent biography of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Eric Metaxas includes this important event as foundational to Bonhoeffer’s … Continue reading Perspectives Day #1 – Featuring Colonel Dennis Strissel “Opinion8ed”

Dear Salvation Army, Without Borders, Without Division…

“Hardship, unbelief, suffering and poverty have not stopped our soldiery from rendering their service to God and man. The Salvation Army is a great empire, an empire without a frontier … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Without Borders, Without Division…

Dear Salvation Army, 5 Ministry Life Hacks That Can Improve Your Ministry

You’ve seen all of the life hack ideas out there. Wouldn’t it be great if there were Ministry Life Hacks?  Well, there are. I’ve done a little digging on the … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, 5 Ministry Life Hacks That Can Improve Your Ministry

Dear Salvation Army, 3 Spiritual Lessons From Football (Soccer) That Matter!

I was watching my son play a football match the other day. In the U.S. we call it soccer, for the rest of the world it’s called Football. Just to … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, 3 Spiritual Lessons From Football (Soccer) That Matter!