Archives for Jul 24, 2011 @ 17:14

Orchard Grove Community Church

Kris and I spent a lovely 24 hours recently with the good folks at Walled Lake, MI where I spoke at Orchard Grove Community Church.  It was our second opportunity to be with this church. Highlights as always were the people, including Gina and Karl with whom we shared a meal on Saturday night.  Thanks [Read More…]

Churches in Schools

Does your church gather in a school? Any problems? Here’s a clip from USAToday: Every Sunday morning, the elementary school in Queens, like dozens more schools in New York City and thousands more nationwide, is transformed into a house of worship for a few hours. There’s no tally of how many churches, synagogues and mosques convert [Read More…]

The Cape Town Commitment 11

The second part of the Cape Town Commitment [The Cape Town Commitment: A Confession of Faith and a Call to Action (Didasko Files)], is a call to action, and its focus is on the world we serve. It begins with a seven-fold call to bear witness to the truth of Christ in a pluralistic, globalized [Read More…]

What do you think?

J.K. Rowling, a church goer, opens up about the Christian and religious dimensions of her Harry Potter books: What about you? Do you think the books are Christian, for Christians, good for Christians, dangerous for Christians? Are these books the next Chronicles of Narnia? “The truth is that, like Graham Greene, my faith is sometimes [Read More…]

Prayer for the Week

O God, the protector of all who trust in you, without whom nothing is strong, nothing is holy: Increase and multiply upon us your mercy; that, with you as our ruler and guide, we may so pass through things temporal, that we lose not the things eternal; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and [Read More…]