Five Examples of a Healthy Church

Five Examples of a Healthy Church

Five Examples of a Healthy Church The search for artificial intelligence continues. Will we be able to create machines that might actually think and learn, rather than simply compute? Can computers “feel” and “reason”? An early experiment that probed the wisdom of computers called for a then-revolutionary new room-sized mainframe to determine which wristwatch provided…

The Top 5 Leadership Blogs You Should Be Reading

The Top 5 Leadership Blogs You Should Be Reading

The Top 5 Leadership Blogs You Should Be Reading A cursory search for leadership provides just short of a million resources. Indeed, the very definition of leadership comes in at least thirty-plus flavors. How does one begin to navigate the vast world of voices, articles, and tweets on leadership? Moreover, who are those communities or people that are seeking beauty…

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Deeply Satisfied-Andy Bossardet

“Deeply Satisfied” Andy wrote on Facebook: “I am deeply satisfied and filled with profound hope for their churches and the Church.” These are the words of Rev. Andy Bossardet, who recently finished teaching a CLC distance learning course. Class members were from Michigan (Charlevoix, Lansing, Wyoming), Georgia (Atlanta), Illinois (Chicago), Wisconsin (Sheboygan), and Iowa (Spencer).…

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Our Leader Rode A Donkey

Our Leader Rode A Donkey Yesterday we celebrated Palm Sunday.  The event takes place during a time when Roman leaders mounted steeds and stallions and Jewish leaders proceeded with pomp and pageantry, yet our leader rode a donkey. Excerpts from the Palm Sunday story include Jesus instructing two disciples, “’Go to the village ahead of…