Are you a slactivist?

I came across a blog post by Kem Meyer via Tim Stevens the other day (I subscribe to Kem’s blog, but somehow missed this gem!). I’ve written before about the uncomfortableness caused by the whole “post your bra color on Facebook to raise awareness of brest cancer” thing that went…

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If you think something good…

A while back I came across a blog post by Steven Furtick in which he (admittedly) shamelessly ripped off a challenge by Craig Groeschel that said “If you think something good, say it.” Following in Steve’s footprints, I too am ripping it off to use here. Why is it that…

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What Makes a Bad Word Bad?

I’ve gotten a lot of requests for the notes from Merge (Journey’s weeknight bible study/discussion group) – specifically for the notes from a couple of weeks ago but also for the other ones we’ve done.  I decided to add them here, so watch for others in the future. A couple…

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Facebook, Bras and Lines

Some of you may have guessed just by reading the title of this post what it’s going to be about. If you’re not on Facebook (and why aren’t you?! The rest of the world is already there…) I’ll bring you up to speed. Last week, a Facebook message went around…

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Twittering At Church

Last Sunday, amidst the chaos of the technological issues (if you want to know what I’m talking about, see here) I pulled out my phone while we were sitting during the message to update my twitter status.  My action was met with a bit of shock from the worship team…

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When Are You Going to Build?

I was out for a walk with my dog last night when I was stopped on the trail by a guy who lives down the road. He knew I was connected with Journey and asked how the church was doing. We stood there politely chatting for a few minutes when…

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