Learning how to say “Yes” and “No” to serving in the church

How should we view serving in the church?  (For that matter, how should we view serving at work, serving at home, serving our neighbors?). Each of us should ask: am I serving like God wants me to?  Are you saying “Yes” enough?  Are you saying “No” enough?  How should we respond to all the opportunitiesContinue reading “Learning how to say “Yes” and “No” to serving in the church”

Breaking the 80/20 Rule (or Is Radical Christianity really necessary?)

At Faith Church I’m convinced we have broken the 80-20 rule. You know the adage that “20% of the people do 80% of the work”?  It is a complaint that usually a small group of people take on the lion’s share of the responsibility in an organization, while the majority of people slack off.  OftenContinue reading “Breaking the 80/20 Rule (or Is Radical Christianity really necessary?)”