Church: Pretender’s Playground?

Here’s a question: Has the Church failed in its mission because it pretends? Maybe the question seems negative to you. Ask yourself this: Have you ever carried a heartache or deep hurt with you to church services? Did someone ask, How are you today? I’ll...

Speaker or Communicator?

A Lesson by the Master Communicator Is that me? No. But the story and the principles for communicating it are amazing! You are aware of a famous message given by the Master Communicator. How that message was communicated is almost as instructive as the message itself....

Mask Mystery

Is it the mystery mask or the mask mystery? A masquerade can be fun. Who’s behind the mask? What mask is my friend wearing? What mask will I wear? We used to have a Fall season of mask wearing. But the last 20 months have been filled with masks! So, masquerade...
Now as Then?

Now as Then?

Now as then reminds us that some things have a way of coming around again. Think about the ‘new’ 50’s-style furniture or the world of fashion. Bell bottom pants were fashionable in the 70’s (I wore them!). They made a comeback with different...
Why This Is Your Church

Why This Is Your Church

Is your church really like bread? Why is that important? Have you ever heard such a thing? You should have! Why? I did not invent the comparison. You may be surprised to know how factual it is and where it comes from. Harvest and Church I often speak of our need to...