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Book Review: Holy Roller by Julie Lyons

Holy Roller, by Julie Lyons, was a fantastic book. I didn’t know what to expect when I opened the book, but it was clear from the start, that this book was special. Having grown up in Pentecostal circles, this book … Continue reading

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My Heart is Broken

There are some things that I hear that affect me deep down inside. This is one of them. Written by Gary Lamb of Revolution Church in Georgia, is a letter explaining his resignation of Revolution church in Georgia. I’ve copied … Continue reading

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My Hispanic Brothers are Awesome

For the past couple of months I’ve had the privilege of worshiping with a Hispanic ministry, Victory Pointe.  Led by Pastor Manuel Flores, they meet Fridays and Sunday nights at 7 PM. I’ve gotten to know the pastor and praise … Continue reading

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…With a Whip or With Love and a Gentle Spirit.

In 1 Corinthians 4, Paul encourages his fellows believers to stay the course, and lets them know that things are hard and will continue to be so, for those who follow Christ. In the last couple verses of Chapter 4, … Continue reading

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Getting Political…Sometimes You Have To

I am going to give you my frustrated opinion on what is going on in the world. Call me naive. Call me crazy. Call me whatever you want. This is what I see, what I have to say about it … Continue reading

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Book Reviews: Experiencing the Spirit and The Treasure Principle

Experiencing the Spirit: Serve God as never before The first Christians “turned the world upside down” (Acts 17:6) shaking the gates of hell even in the face of severe persecution. The result: People all around “were filled with wonder and … Continue reading

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Using Original Songs at Your Church

I read a post this morning at The Worship Community and it had some very good advice on introducing original songs to your praise team. I don’t know how many churches sing songs that are generated out of their praise … Continue reading

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Do You Ever Get Nostalgic?

Heidi and I were looking through some old pictures the other day and found some pictures of us on a cruise we took about 6 years ago. We hadn’t looked at those pictures since right after the trip. And that … Continue reading

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Writing a Song? Yeah, Right.

For years now I have written down words to songs that I want to write, and a couple of years ago I even put a few to music. But after recording them and listening to them played back, I realized … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Echo Within

Let me ask you a question: Do you know what your calling is? In his book, The Echo Within, Robert Benson takes us on a personal journey to discover not only what our calling is, but who to listen to … Continue reading

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