I recently got new neighbors. They moved in across the way. I know very little about them at the moment, other than they are Jewish. At least, that is my best guess based on the mezuzah that is on their door frame. I am told that the mezuzah holds a small paper scroll with the […]
The evangelism news this week centered around the decline of baptisms within the Southern Baptist Convention. A decline in baptisms, no matter the denomination or church tells me that personal evangelism is not happening. That causes me to feel grief. . . Why are we not baptizing people?
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Once again, my family got to be the first time church visitors this past weekend. We chose a church that had 3 Sunday services, and an approximate weekend attendance of 1500 people. They have much of the hospitality systems in place, but it may be time for a hospitality training refresher for their volunteers This […]
A church greeter I never met invaded my personal space. An apathetic church greeter gave me a bulletin while talking to a friend. A church greeter wore so much cologne that my eyes watered when standing in his presence.
It was our third visit to a local church in the last 102 weeks. We love visiting that church when we are in that city. In fact, whenever we go, we try to invite a friend to that church. Even through we have not ever experienced followup from filling out their visitor contact card, we […]