Wednesday October 23, 2013
It’s becoming clear to the churched and unchurched alike. Serving others is valid and righteous only if it is done inside the confines of the congregation.
Thursday October 17, 2013
Pastor Bob really knows how to captivate an audience with his sermons. People say he’s a “great communicator.” And many people assume that Pastor Bob’s eloquence also means he’s a great leader of his people.
Wednesday October 2, 2013
It’s true. Most people avoid church. They’re not interested. But, that doesn’t mean they’re disinterested in God. Here’s the problem. The population perceives that the church has taken its eye off its primary focus. Jesus has been sidelined by other, shinier things.
Wednesday September 25, 2013
It's the critique that church people hate to hear. The hypocrite thing.
It's everywhere. Research shows that 85 percent of the public views churchgoers as hypocritical. Church people bristle at the accusation. "Of course we're hypocrites," one said. "Everybody--not just Christians--is a hypocrite. Eventually we all say one thing and do another."
Wednesday September 18, 2013
You’re not allowed to talk about that at church. In fact, you’re not allowed to talk at all during the typical American church service.
And that’s a problem for the majority of the population that does not attend church.