I have yet to hear from anyone who drinks how alcohol enhances anything or blesses anyone.
It sounds innocent enough, but this is secretly an insidious phrase.
Every married couple has exchanged vows which promise “til death do us part,” but for far too many marriages, their dreams of “forever” are crushed by divorce.
Once worship leaders regain the vision of enabling the congregation to be participants in the journey of corporate worship, I believe we can return worship to the people once again.
"My life stands as evidence that God does not call the equipped...He equips the called." - Jon Sanders
“Guests often say this is a friendly church if you know each other…it’s the holy huddle.” - Thom Rainer
The Sabbath "is the one commandment in the Bible that we literally celebrate and compensate breaking.” - A. J. Swoboda
“If your church is healthy, it doesn’t matter what size it is.” - Karl Vaters
“We want to keep everything lightweight, low maintenance and high quality. For the purpose of being able to respond to what God is doing in the community versus manufacturing something and then asking God to bless it.” - Jamie Mertens
“We end up being disappointed with God because we expect from God what he never promised.” - Christine Caine