Browsing All posts tagged under »Organic Church«

Myself, Heroin Addiction, & The Church

May 27, 2011


Let me start this post off by saying that I am not a heroin addict. Actually, I have no experience with this drug. I can relate to heroin addicts however. As a matter of fact, I can relate with addicts of all kinds because I am a recovering addict myself. I am going to go […]

The U.S. Civil War & The Conflict Coming To Your Own House, Friends, & Church Community

May 12, 2011


It has been said that the most bloody & defining conflict that America has ever faced was the U.S. Civil War fought from 1861-1865. I had no idea how true that was until recently. I have just finished watching a powerful nine part documentary put together by Ken burns about the American Civil War that […]

Parenting Adults Is Harder & Why Your ‘Pastor’ May Not Really Be Your ‘Pastor’

April 20, 2011


Next month my one and only child will turn 18! Yeah, that’s right, I said 18. Can you believe it? One of my favorite things to do is get reactions from people when I tell them this. When I take my daughter out for coffee or out to a restaurant, I have to prepare myself […]

We Don’t Need A Model, We Need A Vision! (why the organic church model is NOT the solution)

March 23, 2011


After dialoging with a good friend of mine on our blog site last week about the church, it became apparent that there was a misunderstanding about what I was advocating for.  While he rightly assumed that I believe the institutional church system is a destructive system which causes many problems, he went on to assume […]

Why Islam Is Superior To Christendom

March 14, 2011


Let me start off with some disclaimers. This article is speaking strictly about ideologies, and not people specifically. I will be speaking about Islamic ideology, and also about the system of Christendom. If you take personal offense regarding something that I have discussed here, please know that is not my intention. My intention is to […]

A Beautiful Church Meeting & A Beautiful Poem About A Beautiful Woman!

February 21, 2011


My wife and I had the privlidge of being apart of a glorious church meeting recently. To be exact, it was yesterday as of this writing. As you may know, the New Testament describes church gatherings as a time when believers gather together to encourage one another, and build each other up. This is done […]

The Two Causalities of Western Individualism- Sexual Intimacy & Church Life

January 31, 2011


When it comes to rugged American individualism, some say it has been a virtue.  I disagree.  In my opinion, it has been a major vice in regards to two of the most important realities that the Lord has given us as a statement about Himself.  Both sexual intimacy, in the marriage relationship, and church life […]