Worship & Arts Roundtable

For a while now I’ve been thinking about putting on a Worship & Arts Roundtable discussion. Gather together a few worship & arts type folks and talk about struggles, solutions, ideas and encouragement. It’s something I’ve kicked around for quite a while now, so I thought I’d throw the idea…

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What the Church can Learn from Starbucks

People like going to Starbucks. There are a lot of things about it that I think have added to the success. Why else would people pay 4 bucks for coffee? Besides the “status” of Starbucks, there are other things that make them successful. Here are some things that the church…

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What a Great Day

As you may have read from the previous post, we loaded up the car and headed to Granger Community Church to see what we could learn from them. We really like to visit other churches and see what’s working for them and what we can learn from them. So many…

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Creativity Tools

The days of anxiously waiting by the mailbox are over – I finally got my creativity tools that I talked about before. Of the tools that I got, there is one that has really captured my attention: Roger von Oech’s Creative Whack Pack. It’s a simple tool that I can…

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To Boldly Go Where I Haven’t Gone Before…

Last night, the Journey of Faith Leadership Core (A group of lay leaders who help guide the Senior Leadership Team) approved the purchase of a new Mac, presentation software, and Final Cut Pro! It was such a great surprise, since we approached the Leadership Core with the intent of purchasing…

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