Ministry for the Unemployed

December 21, 2013 ...

Involuntary unemployment can be one of the highest periods of stress in one’s life, and for some, it can lead to distrust of God’s provision. By providing regular opportunities for worship, fellowship and discipleship, churches can help the unemployed experience God’s comfort and provision, while developing discipline and character qualities that increase employability. Churches can …

Visiting Churches

June 21, 2013 ...

Evangelicals place a high priority on corporate worship. Regular participation in weekly worship is the key predictor sexual and marital fidelity, generosity in charitable contributions, and many other fruits of godly living. Visiting churches can also be a refreshing experience, and can give pastors and church members new ideas for their service or church programs. …

Working Out the Worship Wars

March 21, 2013 ...

This transition to contemporary worship music often prompted pushback from those who preferred more traditional styles resulting in what became known as “worship wars.” The worship wars are not debated as much anymore. In a March 2011 edition of Christianity Today that focused on worship music, Mark Galli suggested that the worship wars are over …