Each week I have the pleasure of being lead in worship by my friend, Chris Payne and the band at The Vine Church. One of the songs in heavy rotation, both in our service and in our home, is “This Is Our God.” In worship at The Vine one of our primary goals is to […]
This is the guest post I did yesterday for Adam Walker Cleveland’s Pomomusings Blog. I post it here, in case you missed it there. ——————————– Too many of us have forgotten the major facet of Christianity that set the 1st-Century religious world on fire: Reconciliation. If you were a woman and wanted to speak freely, […]
These aren’t the droids you’re looking for. Thanks for stopping by today, but I’m guess blogging over at Pomomusings. Hop over there to see today’s entry….And leave a very kind comment.
We’ve been walking through the problem (and I do think it is a problem) of bullet-point style preaching. You can catch up in the conversation here, here, and here. I know that for many preachers bullet-points are preferable. The reason they cite is “clarity.” I want to address this issue. The pressing question is this, […]
Where The Streets Have No Name by U2 is one of my favorite songs. It is spiritually, theologically, and sociologically deep. Tomorrow at 10:15 am in Temple, TX, we launch The Vine Church and this will be our feature song. It is a kind of prayer for where we want to go as community of […]