The Great Christian Migration

I’ve been a pastor long enough to realize that growth in most churches is the result not of people becoming believers but of what I call the “Great Christian Migration.”  It’s the trend in which Christians move from church to church.  Whatever church is new and fancy is the one that garners the most Christians.Continue reading “The Great Christian Migration”

Holy Week counters the “overprotective church”

In a recent article, author Hanna Rosin claims that our culture is being so overprotective with children that we are hindering them from growing up. She wrote, “One common concern of parents these days is that children grow up too fast. But sometimes it seems as if children don’t get the space to grow up at all.”Continue reading “Holy Week counters the “overprotective church””