God in a Box 

By |2017-03-07T18:11:08+00:00May 26th, 2016|Ministry Articles|

God is not confined by any of our human organizations. He goes wherever he wants. He does some amazing things in places you wouldn’t expect. The Jews made the mistake of thinking God only operated within their framework. And one time in the synagogue…Jesus blew up their box.

What’s Pulling You?

By |2017-03-07T18:11:08+00:00May 21st, 2016|Ministry Articles|

We try to get somewhere by being pulled from the outside instead of being powered from the inside. We serve God. We work for the Kingdom. We volunteer for our local church. We do stuff for Jesus. All of that is good except for one thing: much of what we do is on our own ability due to feeling obligated.

DIY Idea Room

By |2017-03-07T18:11:19+00:00May 5th, 2015|Ministry Articles|

Make space for creativity. An idea room is a place for sharing ideas. It should be comfortable, functional and eclectic. It is part warehouse, part meeting room and part lounge. It should not cost much money. Go cheap. It should look like a warehouse with stuff thrown in. Nothing should match. Matching furniture is boring. Put in anything you like regardless of whether it “should” be there. Have fun.