The Sermon Before The Sermon

The Sermon Before The Sermon

At my church, I often refer to our First Impressions areas as “The Sermon Before The Sermon”.  I say this because when visitors come to a church they will usually develop an opinion on whether or not they like the church before one word of the sermon is...
3 Laws Of A Safe Childrens Ministry

3 Laws Of A Safe Childrens Ministry

Safety is everything when it comes to Children’s Ministry.  Nothing can close the doors of your church faster than something happening to a child under your watch.  We want church to be a safe place for the kids that come.  We want parents to feel comfortable...
OC14 Minister Search

OC14 Minister Search

One of the greatest joys I have coming to OC every year is connecting with my good friend David Lyons.  David owns a company called Minister Search.  They are the official pastoral search firm for Orange and quite honestly I don’t think I would use anyone else....