Boost Your Sunday School

Does your Sunday School seem flat? Does it seem like nothing exciting or new is happening in your Sunday School class? I know, every once in awhile your class will have a guest but is it growing? When was the last time you had a new member? How many have you lost because they moved, […]

Did Jesus Really Have to Die?

With the arrival of Easter season comes a renewed public interest in the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus. While many pastors are faithful in preaching the crucifixion of Christ – at least in part – each week, most will put sermon series on hold to craft a sermon dedicated entirely to his death and resurrection. […]

Keys to Effective Disaster Relief

Spring and Fall are times when weather patterns become unpredictable. Whether its Tornadoes in the plains, Fires in the west or flooding in the south, opportunities to lend a helping hand to your fellow man abound. When the day comes that images of wreckage and loss splash across the news and your heart is moved […]

Things We Hate

“I don’t have time for this!” “Come on people!” “What is going on up there?!” Do any of the above sound familiar? To say Americans “hate to wait” is more than a bumper sticker slogan. We’ll do most anything to avoid long lines at checkout counters and sitting in traffic. Albeit, we don’t mind waiting […]