My Faith Story; Here is Where I Was & Here is Where I am Now
Nov22

My Faith Story; Here is Where I Was & Here is Where I am Now

This month’s synchroblog is centered on our faith stories. everyone’s got one. i feel like i tell mine here all of the time, but the truth is that usually it is just little snippets of it,and and there is something about saying out loud–here’s where i was, and here’s where i am now. everyone’s got a story.  after major faith shifts, they usually are quite the dramas.  filled with inspiration &...

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The State of the Church Today; An Apostolic Assessment by Don Atkin
Nov16

The State of the Church Today; An Apostolic Assessment by Don Atkin

• In America, 3,500 – 4,000 churches close their doors each year.  • Churches lose an estimated 2,765,000 people each year to nominalism and secularism. Today’s church is facing formidable and unprecedented challenges. The race for market supremacy in a consumer-driven competitive religious arena is releasing all manner of questionable strategies that appeal directly and only to the flesh. The blatant advertising of creature comforts...

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Vital Importance of Spiritual Fellowship by Ron McGatlin
Nov14

Vital Importance of Spiritual Fellowship by Ron McGatlin

Precious Jesus followers, who are by nature kingdom seekers, you are the salt of the earth and the only hope of this world. No one else has the potential from heaven to truly change the world. Those who have gone on before us cannot bring the ways of heaven into this world. We are the avenue, the pipe line for the love and power of heaven to manifest into the world. The life of Christ Jesus flowing through His willing volunteers is...

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Organic Church by Frank Viola
Nov05

Organic Church by Frank Viola

You would think by now that most people would understand these terms but not so. Most Church Leaders still see the organic church as something of a fad to hitch your cart up to. The reality is nothing organic can live with something that is birthed out of a human even a human with good intentions. Editor Jose L. Bosque I’ve been using the term “organic church” since 1993. In my book Reimagining Church, I point out that T....

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How to Avoid the Religious Defaults in Your Quiet Time
Nov04

How to Avoid the Religious Defaults in Your Quiet Time

Why am I writing this? I have Christian Music piping in softly from Pandora, I am tuck away in a corner of my office and my Bible is less than a foot away waiting for me to color and mark another special verse. In the mean time thousands of thoughts from my To Do List are wrestling in my mind for dominance over my desire to meditate upon the Lover of my Soul. I cry out “Oh Father how I long for your embrace!” Beam me up Lord, take me...

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