Faith

Death By Committee: Tackling the Problems of Church Committees

Death By Committee: Tackling the Problems of Church Committees

Buffer Churches often engage in a process I call “Death By Committee.” The thinking goes like this: Joe (a new leader in the church) has been faithfully serving as a greeter, usher, parking lot guy, or a role in another ministry. He’s been faithful. He’s a devoted¬†worker. Now we need to appoint him to a committee. If he serves well ... Read More »

9 Tips on How to Trust God When Bad Things Happen

9 Tips on How to Trust God When Bad Things Happen

Buffer Almost exactly¬†6 years ago I woke up in Estes Park, Colorado by Rocky Mountain National Park to my wife Lindsey skipping into our bedroom. (She doesn’t normally skip…ever.) I couldn’t imagine what was going on that would cause my typically very laid back wife to giggle, smile, and skip around like a five year old girl wearing her first ... Read More »