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“Church Sucks!”

May 29, 2017

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As I have been preparing the messages on the Church, I ran across this article: Church Sucks! By Kurt Bubna Not too long ago, a family entered our church lobby looking fairly stressed. Having had a few fights on my way to church over the years, I understand the potential for family tension on the […]

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I Thought I Had Heard it All…

April 26, 2017

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15 Really Strange Reasons Not to Attend Church What do peanut butter, girlfriends, and Rambo the dog have in common? They were all used as reasons not to attend church services in a Twitter poll I conducted. I asked church leaders and churchgoers to share some really good excuses they’ve heard from people who choose […]

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It’s Friday…but Sunday’s Coming

April 14, 2017

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Why is Attendance at Church Down?

March 28, 2017

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As I was driving into work this morning, I heard a news story about the upcoming Easter Holiday.  The headline went something like this:  “Empty Pews BUT Billions For Chocolate Bunnies!”  The report said that American will spend more on Easter than every before (18.4 Billion Dollars (that’s billion…with a “B”!!).  Yet, fewer will be […]

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“Distracted?”

November 2, 2016

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The story is told about the venerable catcher of the New York Yankees, Yogi Berra and the Milwaukee Braves slugger, Hank Aaron. It was during the 1957 World Series.  As usual, Yogi was keeping up his ceaseless chatter intended to distract the Milwaukee batters.  Aaron came up, and as he stood there waiting for the […]

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