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Christmas Thoughts For The Intellectual: Matter is Mist-ticle — Reality is Mystical!

Christmas Thoughts For The Intellectual: Matter is Mist-ticle — Reality is Mystical! –Everything around you is made of tiny, empty energy balls (called atoms) spinning at the speed of light. Scientists say that the content of all the atoms in … Continue reading

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Church interruptus — letting the Spirit interrupt us and disrupt our program during a church service.

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Volleyball is like participatory church — full of action!

Participatory church is like volleyball — full of action. The living Jesus Christ freely moves around the room and prompts individual people to respond to Him, releasing love, faith, passion, trust, confidence, belief, joyful smiles, and a sense of family … Continue reading

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Two hot questions (that may be t00 hot to handle) about God’s fire and church.

Are these two hot questions t00 hot to handle? 1) Do we program God’s fire out of church meetings and cover ourselves with spiritual flame retardant? 2) Or do we freely allow the flames to fall and God’s fire to … Continue reading

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If you like social media, you’ll love social-church!

If you enjoy social media, you’ve just got to try social-church! Social-church is a Christ-centered gathering where ordinary people share messages, personal testimonies, prayer needs, insights, Scriptures, prayers, etc., and other community-based input, as prompted by the Holy Spirit. Social-church … Continue reading

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If U R not 4given, then U R not ready 4 4ever! R U? Heaven is 4 real!

  If U R not 4given, then U R not ready 4 4ever! R U? Heaven is 4 real!

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The Catherine Booth 4-Part Challenge

The Catherine Booth 4-Part Challenge (From her book Papers Practical on Practical Religion.) 1)  Break out of the standardized church pattern imposed by tradition and routine. Catherine Booth said:  “Churches have stereotyped forms, refusing to come down from the routine of … Continue reading

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