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Don’t Get Ready

  I watch a lot of baseball. This is no surprise to those who know me. I love everything about being at a game, the smells of the ballpark, the crowds, the food. I love the game itself, the strategy, the mental aspects, the science

Contempt in the Chaos

Ever have one of “those” weeks? You know what I am talking about…someone at church is mad at you, you spend all your time putting out fires at work, your drummer cancelled (yes, it is always the drummer), the computer crashes,  your washing machine quits

Pass The Ice Cream and Pick Up the Matches

Because most of you reading this are young and cool, I wanted to start by saying something relevant and hip, like “lit” or “fam” but for some reason, relevant and hip just doesn’t describe me. It’s not really who I am. Maybe the fact that I

Sensitive Subjects: Sexual Abuse…and God

Fair warning.  The video that is contained in this article is…well…hard to watch, listen to, comprehend, or talk about.  It is, however, a reality.  It may be going on in your own church right now…or it may be going on with someone close to you.  I

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Seminary Wishes

I am so thankful that I have the ability to go back to Seminary. These next few months are going to be fast-paced for me and I would like for you to pray for a couple of things: pray that I will study to the

Darlene Zschech To Leave Hillsong

Darlene Zschech, long time icon at Hillsong Church in Australia, is saying goodbye to her former church home to take a position at a new church.  Zschech will assume a senior pastor role at Church Unlimited near Sydney in early 2011 with her husband. “We

2010 Annual Reader’s Survey

Each year, we like to poll our readers and ask them just a few questions to see how we can best minister to them and allow those who support us to better know what resources our readers may be interested in. With some recent changes

MSDS sheets for Christians?

Hey everyone, from the Bald, Babbling, Blogging, Bassist, My random though for this month is “if we as Christians were required to have MSDS sheets what would they say?” For those that may not know, MSDS sheets are for chemicals, products, etc that list the

Help the People of Haiti

A Message From Wess Stafford Of Compassion International To You Haitian Children and Families Devastated by Massive Earthquake The catastrophic earthquake that hit Haiti yesterday has resulted in unfathomable chaos and devastation for hundreds of thousands of children and families. Compassion sponsors and donors serve more

Leaving this one up to God…and you.

Just as the title suggests…I am putting this one up to God…and you.  These past few days have been very trying.  Okay – scratch that – the past few weeks have been trying.  The one thing that I have found holds true is that my