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Numb to Numbers

Does measuring success in youth ministry = playing the numbers game? I’m a firm believer that the fruit of ministry does NOT boil down neatly into how many warm bodies are in a room at one time. Numbers are important, though, because numbers — in this context — are people. Read more…

By Shawn Michael, ago
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The Golden Compass

Been reading lots of e-mails and posts about the upcoming movie release, The Golden Compass.  The author of the books that the movie is based on is an outspoken atheist.  Many have even labeled his books “anti-Christian”.  This has many in the church up in arms, ready to ban and Read more…

By Shawn Michael, ago