Beating the Obstacle Course with a Smile

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Why do we get so disappointed when things go poorly? I know why…we want them to go well. However, they will never always go well. We know this. Ministry is sometimes a cruise, sometime feels like a game (in the sense of having fun), sometimes a war, and often an obstacle course. Obstacle courses are what they […]

Too Busy to Be Prayed For

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I need all the prayers I can get. All of us do. Someday, I’d love it if the Lord gave me a glimpse of how much of the blessings in my life were the results of answered prayers of His people. I try to lift others up in prayer regularly. I believe in the power […]

10 Things I’ve Learned from Starting a New Church

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I have a friend who has started a new church. He suggested I write a post listing some lessons I’ve learned from helping start New Vintage Church in Escondido. It’s been an awesome journey, and if what we’ve picked up along the way can help others involved in the noble vision of church multiplication, I’d […]