Bad Church Signs

February 12, 2014

One thing churches can do poorly, is church signs.  Churches have a committee for everything, maybe there should be a “sign approval” committee.  Here are some of my favorites:  

Top 10 Reasons You Should Never Go To This Church

February 12, 2014

Maybe we are being a bit hard on them.  I mean to be totally honest, the point of this web page and sermon series is to highlight that, as churches, we historically have done things badly.  If we don’t realize the mistakes, then we can never really change them.  So the lesson is to look at the mistakes that Paul highlights in his letters to the church at Corinth, look ...

Share Your Story

January 15, 2014

There are two types of bad church experiences: funny and not funny at all.  The church in 1 Corinthians had some things going on that were terrible that they could even happen at a church, but they also are almost so extreme they seem to be a parody.  One doesn’t know whether to laugh at their stupidity or mourn their perversion.  I think both can be a proper response. We ...

I Once Invited the Guy To Church That Later Robbed The Church

January 12, 2014

When I was a teenager, I was a pretty ambitious recruiter for the church.  I decided that since I worked with all kinds of messed up people, and God was looking for more messed up people to fix, then I could invite everyone I worked with.  The amazing thing was that I was able to see 5 people that came to know the Lord in the two years at that job.  Some ...