Tag Archives: being the church

More like the church than the church

Some of us are going to the Union Rescue Mission today to feed lunch to those staying at the mission and to those who come in off the street for something to eat.  I am blessed that the people of … Continue reading

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The church at its best

Today the people of the Mason UMC put on a luncheon for a follower of Jesus who attends the church.  This individual is fighting cancer.  There must have been 350 people from the community who came out to support this … Continue reading

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One thing leads to another

I’m part of the Good News Club on Mondays at New Haven Elementary School.  It’s an after school Bible club.  The person who was supposed to do the Bible lesson tomorrow asked me to do it instead because she had … Continue reading

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Missing church to be the church

If you are a Christian, you are in church on Sunday mornings… Period. Continue reading

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Working inside and outside the church building

My day serves as a reminder to me how my work and your work as Christians fluctuates between being inside and being outside the walls of our buildings. I would find it boring if I did just one or the other. Continue reading

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At Least 1/3 Should be Movers and Shakers

At least 1/3 of every church committee and group should be made up of movers and shakers. Continue reading

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The 7 day church

If we are a Sunday morning church and Sunday morning Christians, we’re not really being the church nor really being the Christians God intends for us to be. Continue reading

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What are you doing here?

There were kids who had never seen a white person before. Some cried, some wanted to touch our skin to see if the white would rub off, some just stared. I felt like some of the adults were giving us that look of “What are you doing here?” We definitely stood out. Continue reading

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Water for the thirsty

Bob’s Market in Mason has fertilized water for free if you take your own jug. It’s out front and you turn the tap and fill your jug. I took two gallons to our friend Mary in Paden City WV and watered her plants. This is the picture of what we need to be as the church. Continue reading

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What did you learn in school (or church) today?

When we do something for someone God loves, God considers that the equivalent to doing that for Him. Continue reading

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