Reframe – See Faith Differently

Our lives are increasingly complex and so is our modern world. As a result, Christians often struggle to connect what they believe with what they do day by day. ReFrame addresses this challenge through a 10-week, film-based series that helps Christians connect faith with all of life; whether that be tending a garden, caring for children, pastoring a church, or negotiating a business deal.

3 Dangerous Assumptions for Worship Leaders

Worship leaders, in general, are artists. Artists, in general, tend to be emotionally invested in their own situation. Emotional investment, in general, results in assumptions which have varying degrees of truthiness. And we all know what happens when we assume. Assuming the Crowd is Ready to Worship Assuming the Crowd Hates Me Assuming the Worship […]

Advice for Pastor Search Committees: Get The True “Downside” on Candidates

Get The True “Downside” on Candidates Part 6 of series: Advice for Pastor Search Committees Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series So far in my series, Advice for Pastor Search Committees, I’ve suggested the following: 1. Seek first the kingdom of God. 2. Pray without ceasing. 3. Be open to God’s surprises. 4. Exercise endurance and […]

How to Get Over Cliques & Get Real Community

by Lisa-Jo Baker The last time I really dressed up to impress a man was probably a decade ago when Peter and I were still in the do-you-notice-me-not-noticing-you-noticing-me phase. The last time I dressed up to impress another woman was yesterday morning when I painstakingly blow-dried my hair before escorting a group of preschoolers on a field trip […]