While I agree that pastors should have access to offering information for pastoral reasons there are plenty of elder and deacons who will not agree, especially at churches who "don't have a giving...
I appreciated the article. I think there is a lot that has been lost and/or taught sporadically.
In his book, The Naked Now, Richard Rohr discusses the lost art of seeing how mystics see....
Thank you, Verlyn, for your recent posts on church signs. Our church has recently changed its name and is installing a new double-sided sign, with a 2' x 8' back-lit fixed portion (with name and...posted on: Church Signs: Who’s Your Audience?
If you are interested in a short but helpful book to consider this issue, I suggest,
Not Your Parents’ Offering Plate, by J. Clif Christopher
I don't agree with everything in it, but...
From the report, #8, Appointed Mr. Mike Hogeterp, Mr. Mark Charles and Mr. Peter Vander Meulen to the Doctrine of Discovery Task Force mandated by Synod 2012.
First, could someone tell me...posted on: BOT Highlights - September 2012