stream of consciousness

Here’s what’s on my mind this Friday: A small town recently passed some measures banning gossip. This is still a plague that does more to hurt churches than anything else. I dare say some people might have nothing to say at all if gossip were banned. Then again, it hasContinue Reading

The most overlooked and underrated trait of people who serve in healthy, growing churches is a positive attitude. This isn’t to be mistaken for blindness to obstacles or a “yes man/woman” posture. I’m talking about one’s primary attitude, and whether it is oriented toward self/others and criticism/encouragement. What weather doContinue Reading