Tribal Leadership

Tribal Leadership

Tribal Leadership: Leveraging Natural Groups to Build a Thriving Organization by Dave Logan and John King (2008) ISBN: 978-0-06-125130-6   –Review by Douglas Balzer   We have all heard that we are “the average of the five people we spend the most time with” or...
It’s A Love Story

It’s A Love Story

It’s a Love Story Lectionary 30 June 2019 4th Sunday After Pentecost 2 Kings 2:1-2 Psalm 16 Galatians 5:1, 13-25 Luke 9:51-62 Text to Life We celebrate the New Year in January, but a lot of big endings and new beginnings occur six months later. The month of June...

Using Props –Preaching Tip for 30 June 2019

The more you can use props, the more people can feel/embody your message. Try to gather a plethora of touchable items, such as shepherds’ staff, hyssop, olive tree, almonds, and other biblical items, so people can see the items you are speaking about. Not only...

Pastor’s Prayer for 30 June 2019

Medieval Morning Prayer Jesu Lord, blyssed thou be,For all this nyght thou hast me kepeFrom the fend and his poste,Whether I wake or that I slepe. In grete deses and dedly synne,Many one this nyght fallyn has,That I my selve schuld have fallyn in,Hadyst thou not kepyd...

Third Sunday After Pentecost

Today we start off with “Thanks” by Ceili Rain. After you have listened to the above song, read Psalm 3. Now Listen to this song by Keith Green—(Yes, this is a throwback) Now, how do you feel? Now read 1 Samuel 2: 1-10. Now listen to “Days of Elijah” What’s my point?...