Three keys for writing a new story for a New Year

By Joe LaGuardia Every year I set out to keep some much-needed resolutions.  These resolutions have to do with change: I’d like to eat less, exercise more, pray without ceasing.  The usual New Year’s stuff. Since I rarely keep these resolutions beyond the second or third week, however, I wonder if perhaps I’ve been going aboutContinue reading “Three keys for writing a new story for a New Year”

God speaks; we must respond

Like so many churches in the South, our church still has a time of invitation after the sermon every Sunday.  It usually consists of an altar call or some call to reflect on the service along with a moving song, “Trust and Obey” and the like. Although the time of invitation seems a bit antiquated–aContinue reading “God speaks; we must respond”