sermon stealing…and other types of thievery

sermon stealing…and other types of thievery

The issue of sermon stealing has been in the news lately. I’ve wanted to write about something since Scot McKnight began discussing it a couple of years ago…I’ve been putting some thought together. I hope to post it in the next week or so. But the topic of church and...

If I could start over…I would have saved more

Yesterday  I wrote that as we began thinking about planting a church in Dublin, I was asked “are there are certain things, that if you could start over, you would have done differently?”  As James, Elizabeth & I began tossing that question around, we...

Please don’t do this while driving…thank you.

I want to give full credit  for this idea to Rich Andrews from the Blue Route Vineyard in Media, PA who told me about Venmo back in July.  Today Mashable came out with a story showing a lot of love to Venmo as well, so I thought today would be a good time to post...

Generosity :: Money (part 5 of 5)

This Sunday we begin a 4 week series at the Ithaca Vineyard entitled, “In God We Trust.”  Each day this week leading up to the series, we’ll spend a little time looking at the topic of money. The hardest issue for many people to grasp when it comes to money is that...

Learning to be Discontent :: Money (part 3 of 5)

This Sunday we begin a 4 week series at the Ithaca Vineyard entitled, “In God We Trust.”  Each day this week leading up to the series, we’ll spend a little time looking at the topic of money. Imagine you have a friend who tells you that he while he loves his...

Money (1 of 5): Why We Talk About It

This Sunday we begin a 4 week series at the Ithaca Vineyard entitled, “In God We Trust.”  Each day this week leading up to the series, we’ll spend a little time looking at the topic of money. Once every three years, we do a full message series on the...