Go big or go home

The bi-annuals. That's what my brother calls them. You know them, you've seen them in your church. They are the the folks who show up twice a year, on Christmas and Easter. So as a pastor, how do you approach this opportunity to preach to a group of people that you only see these two … Continue reading Go big or go home

3D Christianity

Yesterday I took my kids to see "How to Train Your Dragon" in 3D.  For the life of me I cannot figure out why I am just now seeing a 3D movie.  It was an amazing experience.  I had previously seen one 3D movie.  Back in the 80's I saw Michael Jackson in "Captain Eo" … Continue reading 3D Christianity

I like Christian books, but not their bookstores – Part 2

Christians don't need another outlet to gossip.  It seems that the worst rumor-mills tend to show up amongst Christian people.  Unfortunately, Christian bookstores have become a place where Christians talk about other Christians and churches, of which they know nothing about. Now, obviously, it isn't the bookstore that is to blame for this, it is … Continue reading I like Christian books, but not their bookstores – Part 2