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God Drops Launch — “God Drops Hints”
December 2, 2016 0

We’ve got gumdrops, raindrops, eye drops, lemon drops, mic drops, pin drops, ball drops . . . so why not God Drops? It’s a different way to look at Christmas.  But I think you’re going to like it. Here’s the bumper video. And here is where we are headed: December 4:     God Drops Hints December 11:    God Read the full article…

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The Origin Of A Series . . . And The “Say It Out Loud” Test
December 1, 2016 0

About three months ago, I thought I had settled on a Christmas series. The series title was solid, some of the individual message titles had the potential to be provocative, and I’d even opened up a file folder to collect my research, notes, and brainstorms. And then somehow, the idea of God Drops came into Read the full article…

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Ministry & Mimicry
November 30, 2016 0

Professional tennis player Grigor Dmitrov of Bulgaria has long been called “Baby Fed.” Why? Because even casual fans will notice that Dmitrov has patterned his game after Roger Federer. Federer’s Serve: Dmitrov’s Serve: Federer’s Forehand: Dmitrov’s Forehand: Federer’s Backhand: Dmitrov’s Backhand: Uncanny, isn’t it?  Note that even the racket is identical. Now: you could say that a Read the full article…

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Top Five Tuesday — Top Five Reflections From An Eagles Tribute Band Concert
November 29, 2016 0

Last month, I posted about my experience at a Led Zeppelin cover band concert.  You can read all about the “soundtrack of my youth” here. Well, a happy consequence of going to that concert was free tickets to this past weekend’s show by On The Border, a Charlotte-based Eagles tribute band.   Which, then, is Read the full article…

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The “Value Added” Sermon Rewind
November 28, 2016 0

So here was yesterday’s bottom line:  delay criticism to deliver affirmation. And how to apply that, concretely, in the immediate aftermath of the sermon? By placing a blank piece of paper in the program and allowing people time to write notes to people in their lives who may have received more “advice” than affirmation.  All Read the full article…

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