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A Tale of Twin Churches

As a parent of identical twin girls, I find twin studies pretty interesting. Research in this area, particularly of those who are monozygotic (identical) sharing “nearly 100% of their genes,” …

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The Problem with Deferred Maintenance

Deferred maintenance in the church is like an onion; it has layers and it stinks. Deferred maintenance is defined as “the practice of postponing maintenance activities such as repairs on …

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A Simple Spiritual Truth about Church

If you’ve ever watched an iPhone commercial you’ve probably been enamored by the amazing photos and videos you could be taking if you had one. During introductory keynotes, Apple CEO Tim …

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7 Hopes for the Church this Easter

There are many reasons to be down on the church. Prominent church leaders appear regularly in the news, too often in the midst of a scandal. Some churches have aligned …

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Swinging for the Fences

Is your church really preparing people to play the game Jesus is calling them to? I recall playing a season of tee ball at some point during my elementary school …

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Community and the Things Trolls Kill

If you aren’t overly concerned about relationships, there is a good chance you could be a troll. The word ‘troll’ is used on the Internet to describe a person “who posts a …