New Sermon Series: Being the Church

Join us as we begin a new sermon series, Being the Church. Jason Werner starts the series giving an introduction and overview of Acts, followed by Roger Revell and David Carson.

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 […]

Advice for Pastor Search Committees: Represent Your Church Accurately

Represent Your Church Accurately Part 5 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 beware of […]