leadership worship

Church Growth

An update from the Lewis Center for Church Leadership brought my attention to: Facts on Growth – A new look at the dynamics of growth and decline in American congregations based on the Faith Communities Today 2005 national survey of congregations. From the Lewis Center: Some findings are: Congregations that change worship format and style […]


07-01-07 Pastoral Prayer

This was the first weekend in which I was a part of the worship services in the main sanctuary. This is the prayer which I used in the service. Pastoral Prayer We lift our minds to the Maker of the mountains we cannot climb. We lift our hearts to the Calmer of the oceans raging […]