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On Adoption Into God's Family

March 12, 2008
8:03 AM

Last Sunday we celebrated our newly adopted daughter, Maria! We pulled out all the stops and made as much of it as possible. 1,435 more words

Bill's Blog

Sizing up a Church: Christ-centered or Community-centered?

There are great spiritual dangers when a church is run as a community center  .

How do we size up a church to discern whether it is Christ-centered, built with solid gold foundation or merely community-centered, built with hay and straw that has no chance to survive the smallest test of fire? 986 more words

Christian Faith

its' time for a change

We all have beliefs and those beliefs help shape and control us. With regard to theological (God, bible, etc.) beliefs, what do you believe and why? 420 more words


Question: What Is The Definition of Grace?

dearaudre asked:

What would you say the christian definition of grace is?

Hey my friend: the technical Christian definition of grace is “unmerited favor, an undeserved gift that outweighs its own need.” 793 more words


The Awakening



Wednesday morning, we left for The Awakening Youth Conference in Kansas City.  Our youth group attends every year, and it’s an experience that impacts our students and leaders in a powerful way. 1,019 more words


We Invite Guests to Church Like a Construction Worker Cat Calls a Lady

Here’s the scenario… A beautiful lady is walking along the sidewalk, as she approaches near a construction project some workers begin to cat call, whistle and throw out some great lines(sarcasm). 609 more words


Five Dangers of Running A Church as a Community Center

Many churches want to reach out to their communities. In order to draw people from the community in, church programs are run to serve their needs. 1,495 more words

Christian Faith