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All's quiet in the sanctuary

Our church has been very active today for a Friday.  There’s been a truck bringing supplies from the food bank, people doing a deep cleaning of one of the rooms, someone checking on the water situation from some rain water getting in the social hall, and someone else who I think just stopped to go to the bathroom.  208 more words


Is Preaching To The Masses Passé?

My last few blog posts have centered on the need for church to change. But this time I want to offer an idea for a new church structure. 712 more words

Change And Church

Does AA Have Something That Churches Need?

Does AA have something that churches need? Perhaps.

Why should AA have all the good participatory meetings?
–Alcoholics Anonymous has proven that meetings based on open sharing and participation are powerful tools that set people free! 155 more words


This Is How WE Do Church!

Tonight I received the following email from one of my old college students from 10-12 years ago:

Hi Shah and Karen! :)

I just wanted to stop and say thank you. 886 more words

Change And Church

God's thoughts toward you

As I was walking along on the beach in Southern California a few days ago, looking at the seemingly endless miles of sand below my feet, my thoughts went toward God’s thoughts…about me and you. 805 more words


Why would you give away $250 in pizza to people in low income apartments?

Last night at our church board meeting I asked the church to pay for 50 pizzas so that some people in our church can deliver them to 50 apartments near our church.  263 more words


A different form of Church AGM

We had our Church’s 2014 AGM recently and we decided to try a new thing…

Every year we try to a new way of communicating a holistic perspective of church (helping people realise that church is more than their personal experience of it) – … 268 more words