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Stories from Church Starters

IT’S A PROCESS

At the Genesis of this blog article, my mind drifted to the sundry challenges that church-starts have to experience. I wondered, “Do I explore the financial concerns of church-starts? Delve into the murkiness of church-start membership attendance? Attempt to explain...

5 Points to Consider About Growth

Growth can be addicting.  There are a plethora of materials available for personal growth, professional growth, church growth, growing your business, etc.  If our desire for growth goes unchecked, we can find ourselves in a never-ending revolving door of...

WILL THEY COME?

WILL THEY COME? In the Parable of the Wedding Feast in Matthew 22:1-14, the wedding banquet is one of the most joyous occasions in Jewish life and could last for up to a week with festivities. In this parable, Jesus compares heaven to a wedding feast that a king was...

Church at Its Core

A picture of Michael (second from the right) and others in the Mosaic community serving during one of their "Fifth Sunday Missional Projects."   One of my main hopes as I began my ministry at Mosaic Church of Clayton was to experience church in a different,...

Responding in a Worthy Manner

A colleague emailed me with a question regarding why a program wouldn't work correctly on her computer.  I went to her room to see what was going on.  I walked her through the steps to get it working and got to the point where you select "allow" (for access to the...

Leading and Loving Millennials

God has a divinely inspired way of preparing His’ leaders for their call to serve Him like none other. The words of the Lord assure; “Moreover, whom he did predestinate, them he also called: and whom he called, them he also justified: and whom he justified, them he...