Stupid Things Said about Skipping Church by Wayne Jacobsen
Jun11

Stupid Things Said about Skipping Church by Wayne Jacobsen

I’m growing convinced that much of Christianity has become a human religion loosely based on the teachings of Jesus, while missing the point of them all. Every week now I get links to blogs and articles of various pastors giving the 5, 8, or 12 reasons everyone needs to attend a local church each week. To prove their point, however, they have to make some of the most ridiculous statements that have absolutely no grounding in the life...

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The Last Church Strategy by David Fredrickson
Apr14

The Last Church Strategy by David Fredrickson

Among the many and varied forms of the Christian religion, three are fairly common, though most brands include some aspects of the following generalizations. One group is skillful at turning descriptive narratives from the scriptures into prescriptions for effective ways to build the church. They’ve come up with “apostolic” wisdom to create templates for every area of ministry from nursery to overseas missions. Deeper truth,...

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14 Wrong Reasons for Going to Church
Apr07

14 Wrong Reasons for Going to Church

As you can tell from the title, I am not trying to make friends here. I am however, serious as a heart attack about the importance of this subject. I understand what I am going to say goes against thousands of years of ingrained religious nonsense, business success concepts brought in to “help” the church, and human traditions meant to replace the absence of the GENUINE. First let me begin by saying I love the Church. She is formed of...

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Loneliness in the Church by Steve Crosby
Feb05

Loneliness in the Church by Steve Crosby

This is a true story. I have heard from hundreds if not in to the thousands concerning the issue of loneliness in the church. When is the Body of the Lord Jesus Christ going to get it? This is not a matter of church styles of denominational tastes. This is the hearts cry of many who instead of arguing with leadership are just opting to leave the religious systems of men. Before you label those who are leaving as “irreparable...

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The Truth about Unity in the Body of Christ by Steve Crosby
Nov18

The Truth about Unity in the Body of Christ by Steve Crosby

It is sad to say but very few believers actually understand the truth about unity in the Body of Christ. What follows doesn’t come from a sermon series or hand picked bible verses but it is the product of what has been forged at a great price in the trenches of Church life. JLB Editor There’s an old saying that if we ever saw sausage being made, we would never eat sausage! Saying you favor Christian unity is like saying you love...

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