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No Citizens United for the Mega Churches

During the presidential campaign, I listed all the reasons why we should reject candidate Donald Trump. One was his cozying up to the religious right. In a private meeting, candidate Trump promised a group of religious right leaders he would change the rules that prevent them from engaging with partisan political activity and keeping their tax-exempt status. 323 more words

Hope Finds Community

On a cool fall day – as the leaves began changing their seasonal clothes, I joined a friend for Sunday service in a country church. 388 more words

Staying In Hope

Impaired Spiritual Vision

Revelation 3:17-18 KJV ” Because thou sayest, I am rich, and increased with goods, and have need of nothing; and knowest not that thou art wretched, and miserable, and poor, and blind, and naked: 938 more words

Spirit, Soul & Body

“Signs and Wonders:” “Miracles” of Healing

We are living in an era of the “supernatural;” scenes in “mega churches” (and sometimes not-so-mega churches) where people are violently “slain in the spirit” and seemingly amazing miracles take place. 692 more words

Elizabeth Burke

'Fight Church' pastor charged with forcible touching

from MSN:

Paul Burress, a charismatic, in-your-face pastor who gained fame for operating a fight club in his house of worship, has been accused of forcibly touching two women. 381 more words

Signs Of The Times

Existential Challenges of A Mega Church

The challenges of a megachurch are not a few. But, the most disturbing challenge is the challenge of defining what true “shepherding” really is. One “church” in the south of India uses membership card swipes to track attendance of church members. 320 more words

Reblogged

Thoughtful Article on Small Churches

Here is a thoughtful article on small churches from Christianity Today. If you are a small church pastor or a small church member this article might give you much to praise God for and a few things to aspire to.  107 more words

Sunday Musings