A Wardrobe Malfunction & A Sermon That Begins A Campaign

Yes, I had a wardrobe malfunction on Sunday morning.The stain that I thought I had rinsed off my shirt got worse by the time I arrived at church early on Sunday morning.  So I knew that I knew that I knew that it would be a distraction.If to nobody else, to...

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Are You Ready To Go . . . Beyond?

This isn't a series. It's a season. And these aren't messages. This is a movement. January 4:    Beyond Me January 11:  Beyond Now January 18:  Beyond Enough January 25:  Beyond Belief February 1:  Above And Beyond February 8:  The Great Beyond                     ...

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This Happened On New Year’s Eve

Yesterday, Julie and traveled to Winston-Salem to watch a matinee men's basketball game between Princeton and Wake Forest.While we were at the game, this happened:And this:And then this:And while we are at it, why not this?No worries, though:  no backboards were...

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Mark Cuban On Cyber Reality

Yesterday I heard a radio interview with Mark Cuban, internet billionaire, owner of the NBA's Dallas Mavericks, and star of the Shark Tank television show. He made the most salient observation of life in the digital age: The moment you put something online, you lose...

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Looking Back A Little & Looking Forward A Lot

We played this on Christmas Eve as a way of celebrating 2014 and anticipating 2015:Beyond These WallsBeyond This CornerBeyond Our Imaginations------------------------------------------------------------------ Before we go Beyond, we have one more Sunday in the Baby...

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Today . . .

5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.Candlelight Praise & Worship For All Ages.Message:  "The First Christmas Shoppers"

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Top Five Tuesday — Top Five Rock Christmas Songs

Here is a reprise of a 2011 post that has obvious seasonal value:These five are not exactly "Away In A Manger," but by and large they sure are fun. 1. Paul Simon, Getting Ready For Christmas Day. As I posted back in April, I loved this song from the first time I heard...

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Good Shepherd In The Charlotte Observer

This story was in the Sunday morning edition of the Charlotte Observer, courtesy of correspondent Marty Minchin:Good Shepherd Church’s Latino ministry has progressed far from the days of Latino parishioners listening to sermons translated to Spanish through special...

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