The Ten Commandments for Welcoming Guests to Church

By Joe LaGuardia Church consultants and pastors have spilled much ink regarding how churches should welcome guests.  There is a reason for that: Churches, from veteran churches to church-starts, need to learn how to greet guests and be the welcoming community Christ calls us to be. You may be surprised to know that this doesContinue reading “The Ten Commandments for Welcoming Guests to Church”

Proclaiming Truth in a Post-Truth World

By Matt Sapp 2016 wasn’t a great year for truth, and the first days of 2017 don’t appear to have offered any improvement. When Stephen Colbert coined the term “truthiness” in 2005 everyone laughed. Few are laughing now. Colbert used the word to mean something we understand to be true because it “feels” right orContinue reading “Proclaiming Truth in a Post-Truth World”