Monthly Archives: November 2010

So where does the buck stop?

For those of us in ministry, I think we often feel that that buck stops at our door. This article from Alban Institute explores this issue of leadership and management. conversation.aspx?id=9327 Advertisements

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Advent Conspiracy

We are entering (some may have entered already) the season of Christmas shopping… watch this short video and think about what you are doing, who and what you are worshipping Whose Birthday is it Anyway??

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Christmas with a capital “C”!!

CHRISTMAS SONG!!

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Random Act of Culture

Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus is popping up everywhere as we begin the Season of Advent! Here is a ‘Random Act of Culture’ by The Opera Company of Philadelphia at Macy’s http://www.creativeminorityreport.com/2010/11/awesome-pop-up-hallelujah-chorus-at.html

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Ephesians 5:21-33…. Paul’s ‘wives be subject to your husbands’ statement

Scenario:  Your large, urban, 21st-century congregation is composed primarily of wealthy families of mixed ethnic origins. Discuss strategies for preaching on Ephesians 5:21-33. As you do so, pay particular attention to how you will present verses 22-24: “Wives be subject … Continue reading

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One of my favourite blogs

I have finally taken the time to re-connect with my favourite blogs and will share it with you: http://www.thisisreverb.com/  

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Church people are the reason people stay with the church

And, of course, it is always important to see the other side… to balance the viewpoint. Here is the link to the other side of the coin: http://keithhoward.ca/2010/11/11/church-people-are-the-reason-people-stay-with-the-church/

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