Friday Stream of Consciousness – 82

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Here are some things on my mind this Friday morning:

•I better be careful what I write because the government is reading this.
•Our church is involved in a remodel now. I used to be an agnostic when it came to church facilities, but was converted when I saw the difference such projects can make. Whether they do or not often depends on what kinds of improvements the church is making and whether they are well done or not.
•My observation is that exterior improvements to the front and entryways of the building and worship space will tend to make the biggest difference.
•Infrastructural changes–A/C overhauls, plumbing, etc.–are sometimes necessary but add nothing “felt” to the church’s life. Don’t overspend in these areas.

How to Work Without an Office – The Tools

For two years now, myself and the rest of the staff at New Vintage Church have worked with essentially no offices. While that may seem like a dream to many (it did to some of us at first), it certainly has it’s challenges. This is especially for those of us that are extroverts and/or have younger kids […]

Friday Stream of Consciousness – 33

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Here are some things I’m thinking about this Friday morning: The Jerry Sandusky situation is so, so sad. Yesterday, one of his adopted sons came out and said he was abused by Sandusky, as well. This coupled with the ongoing Catholic Priest scandal has me as church leaders, we need to do whatever we can […]