Tag: church

September 25, 2014

Review: Being Church, Doing Life

If you had asked me a few months ago for my opinion regarding “fresh expressions of church,” I think I would have looked quizzically at you and then said that I wasn’t sure what you meant but couldn’t imagine it was something of which I would be in favor. That was before reading Being Church, Doing Life: Creating Gospel Communities Where Life Happens by Michael Moynagh.

October 27, 2009

Your Whole Self

Several years ago, Christian singer Dan Haseltine (of Jars of Clay) challenged readers of Relevant Magazine to bring our whole selves into our relationships. I must admit that when I first read his article, entitled Your Whole Self, certain aspects turned me off. However, on closer inspection the truths found within overpowered the negatives. There is a weight to the Gospel. There is a mass […]

November 27, 2008

Thanksgiving

I was thinking last Sunday about how my life has changed over the past year and that has led me to several days of consideration about this topic. Some know that on my 26th birthday I was frustrated about where I was in life and set a list of goals to achieve before my next birthday. As August 2008 approached, I became more and more […]

August 13, 2008

Temptations

O how the world to evil allures me! O how my heart is tempted to sin! I must tell Jesus, and He will help me Over the world the vict’ry to win. – Elisha A. Hoffman, “I Must Tell Jesus,” verse 3 A few months ago, during a worship service, I was playing “I Must Tell Jesus” and singing it with the congregation. Now, I […]

July 25, 2008

Texas Bar Sues Church

In a small Texas town, (Mt. Vernon) Drummond’s bar began construction on a new building to increase their business. The local Baptist church started a campaign to block the bar from opening with petitions and prayers. Work progressed right up till the week before opening when lightning struck the bar and it burned to the ground. The church folks were rather smug in their outlook […]

May 12, 2006

links for 2006-05-12

The Way of the Master (tags: christian bible christianity church education religion tv discipleship) CitizenLink – Home (tags: christian citizenship politics christianity family) The SAXON XSLT and XQuery Processor (tags: xml webdev programming opensource development rss xquery) XQuery Lite (class_xquery_lite.php) (tags: xml xquery programming php webdev) XQuery (tags: xml xquery programming webdev) XQuery Tools (tags: xquery xml webdev programming) SourceForge.net: Php.XPath (tags: development php programming […]

May 2, 2006

links for 2006-05-02

Open Source Ministry (tags: opensource church christian webdev ministry) snissa.com (tags: webdev) MyioSoft: The PHP Software – AjaxPortal – Demo (tags: webdev web2.0) Spam Filter – AGAVA AntispamServant (tags: tools email software)