Friday Stream of Consciousness – 81

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Here are some things on my mind this Friday: As the summer hits, I’m going to include some personal notes in this week’s edition. It’s interesting how often I hear, when discussing volatile issues of our time with Christians (even pastors), the phrase, “I just feel…” or “I just think…” lead off their statement. On […]

Scream-Free Budgeting – Say Yes, First

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The budget season is one of the most dreaded times of the church year for ministers and elders because it’s often too long, quite ugly, and majors in the trivial. There are several reasons for budget madness. Among them: Some of the wrong people are making budget decisions, yielding poor results year after year. Unhealthy […]