Larry Luth

  • I agree the article on the website sited could have done better job speaking to this issue but I also know that at every Synod churches and classis are encouraged to develop a Safe Church team. (...

  • Excellent question Wendy and one that I believe is not asked enough when churches or our church members get excited about a mission or ministry and want to support that organization. I personally...

  • I have to agree with Lorraine's post and pdr just confirmed her thesis. Those who like to lash out at the church, BOT or any thing else they do not agree with do so from their anonymity. The...

  • Al

    This stuff resonates with me. It took a while for me to realize it but I believe developing strong leaders it one of the tasks many churches have failed at and I am as much to blame....

    posted on: Developing Leaders
  • Ken: You hit the proverbial nail on the head with this statement "I'm struck how nobody asks what you think as the victim". That is exactly what concerns me. Have those in poverty been asked if it...

  • Ken

    You are correct when you say that I am not the one suffering. I have never felt the pains of hunger for days on end, neither have most of my children. I don't know what it is like to...

  • Sometime this past year the corporation I work for gave $50,000 to Save the Children Canada for the work they were doing in Pakistan. The announcement that was on our company intranet site...

  • Wow Henrietta you were correct, there was some strong language there. Good stuff though.

    "If we cut off agencies using quasi-pornographic pictures of doe-eyed kids to raise money, we’d...

  • Sorry Al, not sure why I called you Rob, maybe I was thinking of your brother. I get called by my brothers name all the time so I know how that feels.

    I agree defining a worship philosophy...

  • Neil: I'm just reading Timothy Keller's Ministries if Mercy. A good book on this subject. Your post reminds me of an instance  quite a few years ago where in my busyness I quickly told a neighbour...