Posts Tagged ‘church’

When the Church Gets it Right…

Too often the church fails. We don’t love people like we should and we look nothing like what God desires for the church to be. However, last night my church got it right. Amanda is a worship leader at my church who is 30 years old and was just diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer. She is beginning a fight for her life and does not have the money for medical bills. Our church decided… … Continue reading

Why We Need Church

Going to church is an important part of being a Christian. Through Facebook, we asked the question “why is it important for Christians to go to church?” Here are the reasons you gave: 1. the example set for us in God’s word Hebrews 10:25 (NLT) says, “…and let us not neglect our meeting together, as some people do, but encourage one another, especially now that the day of his return is drawing near.” Throughout the… … Continue reading

Arguing Sometimes Gets Us Nowhere

I looked around the circle at the four faces of my nervous band mates. It was our first official “show” and we were terrified. I loved singing in the shower, but in front of PEOPLE? I was terrified. The head of our band, Terry, said an amazing inspiring speech reminding us that we were doing this for the glory of God and not for us. Terry always knew what to say. He was the spiritual… … Continue reading

Weak.

I played ultimate frisbee today. It was awesome. I love running and getting that ridiculous catch that no one thought you would get. I love scoring and watching the other team take the walk of shame.  The catch – I’m just not that good at throwing a frisbee.  My dad and I used to play frisbee when I was a kid – and by “play” I really mean, throw. I can throw if no one… … Continue reading

E-MESS: How to dress for church

Hey WallyI am new at all this Christian stuff, but anyway I’ve been going to church trying to find a home, but as I have been going to church, I have been approached by different people telling me how I need to be respectful of the house of God. They say I need to dress properly. They tell me how I need to wear a suit and a tie. They even tell me some Bible… … Continue reading