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House Church Structure and Leadership

For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them. – Matthew 18:20

This Bible passage has been one used to show that you can have a Church meeting if there are just 2 or 3 individuals meeting because the Lord is there with them. 427 more words

Devotional Thoughts

Church as we know it is over...

“Church as we know it is over.  And, maybe for the best…. “

In a recent post, I wrote the above quote as part of my thoughts concerning the recent Supreme Court ruling. 

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A Thought...

Why Exponential Growth Is So Much Better Than Addition

My favorite book as a kid was the “I Hate Mathematics! Book.” It sparked my imagination and my love for math. My favorite example was when a child suggests to wash dishes for 2 cents on day one, and double that each day. 469 more words

Exponential Growth

A Long Obedience

One of the leaders at yesterday’s meeting revealed that their Life Team had grown by 50% in just one week! Now, before you get too excited keep in mind that they had six people to begin with and those same six people have been meeting for almost four years. 289 more words

Making Disciples

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

Episode Fifty Three: Highlights From the 2014 Simple Church Conference-Gavin

Today we play highlights from last year’s Simple Church Conference held in Wilmore, Kentucky in September, 2014. One of our keynote speakers, Gavin Duerson, shares how Christians are called to more than just a weekly meeting in order to fully be the Church that Jesus has called.

House Church

Editorial: Stay United!

As the Annual Conferences of the United Methodist Church meet during these weeks, the challenges we face as a denomination become more apparent.  And the fact that we are not agreed as to how we should deal with them is equally clear. 592 more words


Rev Uch reblogged this on Saved by Grace and commented:

I offer this blog from Steve Harper as a statement of my heart as I go to the Florida Annual Conference. I pray that the polarization I have seen in the past year would give way to understanding that we are better together than apart-a better witness, a more faithful people and perhaps, even an example if we get it right. Please be in prayer for the next five days as we vote for our delegates to the General Conference in 2016.