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The Space Between

“There is a space between man’s imagination and man’s attainment that may only be traversed by his longing.”

That is a quote by Kahlil Gibran, from his poem “Sand and Foam.”  I read the poem this morning and this single line stopped me in my tracks. 359 more words


Three People Walk Into a Church...

It’s Sunday morning.  The sun is shining.  Birds are chirping in the trees.  Or maybe the rain is pouring down and the wind is howling.  Maybe it’s cold.   790 more words

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It's not what I have to do. It's what I get to do.

Kaleb, a 17 year old boy is walking in his high school hallway with his friend Michael. Kaleb is devoted to a number of organizations in church, school, and in his local community. 393 more words


There's No "I" in Team...But There SHOULD Be!

We’ve all heard the saying, “There’s no “i” in team.”  It’s a cliched way of saying that the team should stand higher than the individual.  I’ve served on worship teams for most of my life.   371 more words

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It's Not About the Numbers

I worked for several years at a church that placed great emphasis on numbers.  Weekly staff meetings always included a lengthy analysis of numbers.  How many people were in the choir this week?   778 more words

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Church Tech Gear: Feeding the Bottomless Pit

Who’s up for some adventure?

Your mission Jim, should you decide to accept it, is to get at least 30 church of varying size to grant you access to their budgets for the last 30 years.  490 more words


the sound of sunshine

I’ve been away from this for awhile, distracted by responsibility and stress, cluttered with thoughts and heaviness. Writing is usually always the answer for all of those things…but i couldn’t get away long enough to write without feeling guilty. 213 more words