67. Vacation Bible School

A couple weeks ago, I preached at a congregation that was preparing for the launch of Vacation Bible School.  They had decorated the entire front of the worship center with special posters, furnishings, and props to establish the theme of the week, and the musicians and youth leaders invited all the children forward to practice […]

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107. Balancing Act

I’m a rather eccentric journal keeper (as was Mr. Wesley, by the way!). I jot down daily notes into a cheap OfficeMax notebook, recording observations, experiences, thoughts, and feelings. Each New Year I choose a few things in particular to count and track, and I keep up with these in lists at the back of […]

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185. Call to Action, Part V: A Culture of Accountability

This is the fifth in a series of blogs addressing the Council of Bishops Call to Action report. One theme that runs through the document is Accountability. The Council is asked to lead the church in creating “a culture of accountability.”

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