10 Ministry Tools for the Non-Musically Inclined Pastor.

YouNot all of us pastors have the luxury of having a full worship band, pianist and an ear for music. Let’s face it, some of us reading this article right … Continue reading 10 Ministry Tools for the Non-Musically Inclined Pastor.

Dear Salvation Army, Why We Should Get Rid of “Church”…

The primary purpose for our founders in creating The Salvation Army was to be a Lighthouse, a beacon to the lost.  We were founded to help the lost, the drowning … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Why We Should Get Rid of “Church”…

Dear Salvation Army Officers: 4 Reasons Not To Leave Officership

**This blog entry is Officer specific, but this can be applied to soldiers as well! ** Dear Salvation Army Officer who is on the verge of resigning…this is for you. … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army Officers: 4 Reasons Not To Leave Officership

Finding the Melodies of Life (a metaphor of holiness) – Chapter 4 “Blaring for Jesus”

Chapter 4 “Anything Blaring for Jesus” (Corporate Holiness) “No one can whistle a symphony. It takes an orchestra to play it.” -Halford E. Luccock   “Teamwork is the ability to … Continue reading Finding the Melodies of Life (a metaphor of holiness) – Chapter 4 “Blaring for Jesus”

“Finding the Melodies of Life” (a metaphor of holiness) – Chapter 1

  Chapter 1 Orientation (Music 101)  “I’m starting with the man in the mirror, I’m asking him to change his ways.” -Michael Jackson    I remember at the age of … Continue reading “Finding the Melodies of Life” (a metaphor of holiness) – Chapter 1

Finding the melodies of life (a metaphor of holiness) – Introduction

  Introduction “Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music.”  -Ronald Reagan   The band begins to play.  Moments before, the sounds of their tuning and dissonant chords … Continue reading Finding the melodies of life (a metaphor of holiness) – Introduction

transMission: New Offerings ‘We Believe’ (Music Review)

I wasn’t asked to give a review of this new offering of the band transMission by anyone, but I’ll give a review anyway.  transMission is a Praise/Christian band from Atlanta … Continue reading transMission: New Offerings ‘We Believe’ (Music Review)