Passionate Worship | Five Practices. Conversation Questions: How does the congregation encourage the pastor, staff, laity, and musicians who lead worship to give adequate time to the preparation of sermons and music so as to enhance excellence? When and where do worship leaders receive training? How does the congregation encourage and support training for worship […]
Risk-Taking Mission & Service | Five Practices. Conversation Questions: What outreach ministries of your church push people out of their comfort zones to make a real difference in the lives of people? What are the ministries that require hands-on, face-to-face engagement with the needs of people that your members might ordinarily not come to know? […]
Widgets and Plug-ins This may look an odd title for a church article but these are things Gwen & Fred had to come to grips with on their recently finished Web Development course. We built several offline ‘Wordpress’ web sites from scratch to try out the new skills as we learnt them. We become skilled […]
On Thursday 1st September, the Barwell Methodist Church was full with Methodist from the Hinckley Circuit and further afield plus others including those from the local Churches Together and the Town Mayor for Earl Shilton.
Do you remember the old Scripture Exams?
This is Church
Extravagant Generosity | Five Practices. Conversation Questions: How do you feel about how your church teaches about money? What values and themes guide your church’s efforts to encourage giving and tithing? How do you feel about how faithful your church is with its money? How has someone else’s generosity touched you and shaped your practices […]