Does Your Church Speak “Governmentese”?
Tuesday Re-mix – How would you describe your church to your next-door neighbor? How would you describe your church to that neighbor’s 6-year old daughter? How would you describe your church to another pastor in your community? How would you describe your church to the homeless person on the street? HOPEFULLY, you answered each of…
…But Sometimes the Lawyers Get it Right
Tuesday Re-mix – “I am sending you out like sheep among wolves. Therefore be as shrewd as snakes and as innocent as doves.” Matthew 10:16 Once again, the mediator in me comes out. I ranted against bad lawyer decisions in a previous post and the negative effect they can have on a church’s (or Christian…
Churches: Don’t Let Your Lawyers Write Your Testimony
Tuesday Re-mix – One of my kids attended a week-long camp last summer which happens to have been held on the campus of a prominent Baptist university. The university doesn’t sponsor the camp. They just contract with the sponsoring organization which actually operates the camp. The university’s only part in the endeavor is to provide…