The First Rule of Stewardship: Are You Keeping God in the Mix?
The focus of the VLP is to enable laity to embrace their call to leadership through the local church. Our mission field is reached through our local churches. This is where we meet our neighbors as the body of Christ.
Secular Marketers are Stealing from the Bible!
I never thought I would say that. As an enthusiastic fan of their products, often over and against their competitors, that is a difficult thing to say.
We are so fortunate to have a conference full of people who empower and enrich each other in Christ’s name. Leaders in our conference urged me to go to the Global Leadership Summit in August. It was my first time at the Summit, and it was better than I imagined. The speakers had so much to say about so many things. Their passion could be felt not only in the way they spoke about their work and ministry settings but in their need to inspire others to do the same. I got a strong feeling that if I ...
Ah, Sunday morning. You get out of bed, start the coffee, hit the shower and get to church. You find a seat – always third from the center, left side, fourth row – and begin worship. Is Sunday morning feeling a little, well, ho-hum? Need to bust out of the sit and listen, stand and sing routine? Have I got a deal for you! This year, October 19th is identified as Laity Sunday. The theme, Disciples Called to Action: Engaging Small Groups, can be a fine starting point. However, as the General ...