Our guest blogger this week is Brian Hedges, lead pastor for Fulkerson Park Baptist Church in Niles, Michigan. This post originally appeared here at the Gospel Coalition. _____________________________________________________________ You'll build a great church, pastor, if you ever learn how to communicate. Listening to that sermon was like drinking from a fire hydrant. I'm so disappointed! … Continue reading Preachers and Their Critics
This is the Creekstone message on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012.
Series: “Wrong Way: 4 Unexpected Principles that Will Turn Your Life Around” The first principle... “Weakness is not a Liability”; the second: “The Greatest is the Servant,” the third: “Living Requires Dying” —> Today, “The Bad are In, but the Good are Out” Because of a fruit-based diet experiment in August, I learned how to choose/pick good … Continue reading Sermon Notes for Sept. 23, 2012
I recently had an illuminating conversation with some friends about the difference between inclusion and integration, which the image below puts in visual form. The context of the conversation was how to include special needs families (and especially special needs kids) into the normal life of the church (after all, we're all special needs kids … Continue reading Inclusion vs. Integration