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Vitalized Ministry

I read a lot of material about what makes a church vital, and opinions change depending on culture, denomination, and location.  One study that I read used the early church’s vitalization and growth as a measure of today’s contemporary church.  In particular, the author looked at the writing of Luke found in the Acts of…

The Parable of the Mayonnaise Jar

There’s a parable that’s been going around the internet for a year or so, but you may have recognized in different guises for many years. I’ve paraphrased it a little, and it goes something like this… A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some items in front of him. When the class began,…