Churches these days are seeking diversity in their congregations. "We need to be more diverse," they say. Diversity is particularly sought among the racial makeup of the church. If a church has large numbers of African-Americans, Hispanics, and Caucasians mixed together, it is considered a diverse church. If a church is mostly filled with Caucasians, … Continue reading Worship Services Hurting part of the Body of Christ
Kidneys in the body of Christ don't get a lot of love, but they should.
ET was a movie made in 1982 by Steven Spielberg about an alien, (E.T., The Extra-Terrestrial), who crash landed on earth, made friends with a boy named Elliot, scared Drew Barrymore, ate Reese's Pieces, phoned home, rode on a flying bike, and then got on his spaceship and went home. It's really much better than the description … Continue reading You Are E.T.
I spent the last three years leading a Sunday School class of adult singles at church. I volunteered to teach the class hoping I could serve and bless them. Instead the people in the group served and blessed me. On the surface I did not have a lot in common with the class. I was … Continue reading Seasoned Individuals Who Flavor the World