Quote from AW Tozer: The history of mankind will probably show that no people has ever risen above its religion, and man’s spiritual history will positively demonstrate that no religion has ever been greater than its idea of God. Worship is pure or base as the worshiper entertains high or low thoughts of God… Were […]Read More Tozer and Beliefs
Soma in Tacoma, WA is a church that has been leading the way in the Northwest in developing “Missional Communities,” which have been highly successful in reaching people for Christ. The pastor of Soma (until recently) has been Jeff Vanderstelt. I heard him speak at a CBNW (Conservative Baptist Northwest) conference in 2005. He was speaking […]Read More What is a “Missional” Community? Interview with Jeff Wall
Is there a difference between ethics and morals? I was conversing with a very good friend of mine on Sunday after church and we were discussing the difference between ethics and morals (bet you didn’t know there was a difference): Ethics – is what ought to be. Morals – is what people are actually doing. […]Read More The Difference Between Ethics and Morals
Home Community leaders at Grace Church should read this. http://vitalpiety.com/2010/08/09/top-ten-ways-to-guarantee-that-your-class-meeting-will-fail/ GODSPEEDRead More Top 10 Ways to make sure your HC fails
I recently watched a video with women singing, “You don’t own me!” Written on the screen between different women singing were statements about Roe vs. Wade, specifically that if Romney becomes President he will overturn that court case. The point of the video was to say that women have the right to do with their […]Read More PSA – You Don’t Own Me!
Hello All, I thought I would take this opportunity to talk about Democracy Vs. Theocracy, church government and why we do what we do at Grace during business meetings: First, a little Church History; the early Church in the 1st-3rd centuries was an illegal, underground church. They started out as a form of Judaism and […]Read More Democracy vs. Theocracy
What is church? Is it a building? Is it an event on Sunday mornings? Is it a group of people who gather to listen to some guy talk about the bible and then for us to sing songs we don’t know that well and then for us to go our separate ways without thinking about […]Read More EVERYDAY Church