I'm looking for a good abuse prevention video to show to staff and volunteers who work with youth.
Pastor of Hope CRC, Hull, IA.
Husband of one wife, father of two children, pastor of a church on the prairie. My hobbies include fitness and exercise, reading, and following trends in technology.
How does your council and congregation go about selecting eligible candidates to serve as deacons and elders?
Your welcome, and thank you for being willing to assist your church in the bringing the Word!
Thanks for the post and I appreciate your concern. I "hear" in your post that you feel disrespected by not being allowed to administer the sacraments, even though you have been...
I appreciate the article and I do share some of the same concerns about how much or what type of issues our denominational agencies or denomination as a whole have to speak about.
However,...posted on: Overtures, Politics, & Justice
Thanks, Bonnie! Very helpful. I appreciate the resources. The powerpoint presentation is a helpful overview to show to my leadership.
I'm still wondering if there is a video focused for...posted on: Church Safety Video?
A great question. I think you identify some of the key issues toward the end of the second paragraph. Also, you are correct about the "dual-citizenship." I'm not sure that any church...
How soon until these Millennials listen to us?!? They are SO stuck in their ways.
We're just going to wait a moment until the people in the 'grown up' benches are able to be quiet.
I always thought pastors kept cool stuff back here like the Israelites had in the Ark. All I see is a glass of warm water, kleenexes, and a bunch of old bulletins.
Thanks for replying. I guess you sense you struck a nerve with me. It is encouraging and affirming to hear about your activity in your local church and community. I apologize by...posted on: Activating the Inactive
Edward, I don't know how you managed to do it, but you were able to make service and engagement in the local church a political issue. Congratulations. That took some skill. That said, if your...posted on: Activating the Inactive