Revolutionary Sunday School

Revolutionary Sunday School

My father used to tell me that I had a keen sense of the obvious.  Unfortunately, even the obvious can elude me for long periods of time.  However, one of my observations of the obvious completely changed how I thought about Sunday School and could potentially turn...
Why Training Your Ushers Matters

Why Training Your Ushers Matters

I had an enlightening experience while visiting another church the other week.  My family and I had arrived late (I’ll place my rant about accurate service times on church signage somewhere else) and tried to sneak in the back to find a seat.  The usher who met us...
3 Ways Love Will Improve Your Preaching

3 Ways Love Will Improve Your Preaching

Why Love? “You must love the people you’re speaking to.” Print that out and tape it to your desk.  Nothing, literally nothing, will have a greater impact on the power of your preaching than that. Time after time I’ve listened to pastors who preach like they hate their...
3 Valiant Motives To Volunteer

3 Valiant Motives To Volunteer

Everyone wants a heroic team of volunteers that can take any hill, endure any hardship, and face any threat.  What separates the victors from the vanquished?  Heart. The truth is that anyone who volunteers will have many motivations to do so.  Some motives will be...