Common Ground

“They followed a daily discipline of worship in the Temple followed by meals at home, every meal a celebration, exuberant and joyful, as they praised God. People in general liked what they saw. Every day their number grew as God added those who were saved.” Acts 2:46-47 MSG I came to know Jesus because of the […]

Ministry in a Virtual World #8 (Mobile Ministry)

In the seventies, friends and I used to joke about one day being able to carry the entire Encyclopaedia Britannica in our back pocket. That day came sooner then any one of us could have imagined. We are now able to carry a computer in our pocket that not only contains vast amounts of information, […]

Ministry in a Virtual World #7 (Digital Journal)

Keeping a journal has often been cited as a key component to growing in one’s faith. Reading scripture and recording one’s thoughts and ideas brings the text to life. Through journaling, practical ways of dealing with life issues can be discovered. It is one way for learners to discover the best way of being obedient […]

Ministry in a Virtual World #4 (Digital Storytelling)

I have often asked people “What is your story?”. The response has always been positive. I have found people love to share their stories. With the advent of social media storytelling has taken on an even more important role. People are able to tell their stories through a variety of creative venues. This presents multiple […]

Xmas is a lot different than you think

Everyone has something that drives them absolutely crazy. It can be lights being left on during the daytime, or the repeated clicking of a button, among other things. For many people, however, it is the term used as the shortened form of Christmas: Xmas. Xmas, viewed as the removal of Christ from Christmas, has many [...]

Seed Sowers

After all, who is Apollos? Who is Paul? We are only God’s servants through whom you believed the Good News. Each of us did the work the Lord gave us. I planted the seed in your hearts, and Apollos watered it, but it was God who made it grow. It’s not important who does the [...]

Building Bridges

Since Derek Jeter took his final bow in Yankee pinstripes last fall, the former shortstop has been working to reinvent himself in the media world.

With his vision of giving players a more robust and unfettered way of communicating with their fans, Jeter hopes to create a new kind of relationship between athletes and the fans that follow them with his new company The Players’ Tribune.